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We found 47 questions associated with the 'Wound' topic.

Do blood vessels (veins, capillaries, arteries) heal on their own after a cut?

Posted 3 Aug 2015 by Admonisher 3 answers

Hello. I recently accidentally cut my right hand below my index with a knife. The wound was deep (1 cm). When I went to the hospital the doctor asked me to move my finger and so I did.Then the wound was stitched. My question is can the blood vessels that were cut beneath the skin heal themselves? ...

Can I shower and use my normal products when using Santyl?

Posted 29 Aug 2017 by SBrown17 0 answers

My wound is on my tummy under my belly button.

I recently got my hand cut by a knife. The cut was between my thumb and index finger about 1cm deep?

Posted 23 Jul 2017 by Keegocarver 2 answers

I have been cleaning the wound with soap and water. I also applied neosprin to the wound and a bandage with gauze wrap around my thumb. I think I might of cut a nerve and an artery from the knife. Now my thumb has been numb ever since it happened. This is the third day and I haven't seen any ...

I have a confusing question?

Posted 9 Jul 2017 by SusanSad 0 answers

Hi have insurance,my daughter doesn't. I had a possible infection. My doctor prescribed doxycycline hyclate which I left in my rides car. By the time I got the capsules back my wound was healed. My daughter is 30 and I believe she has a staph infection on her stomach. I don't want her to ...

Can staph spread from a leg wound to the scalp?

Posted 25 Feb 2017 by Lin_Z_Rae 1 answer

I was recently diagnosed with recurring blood clots in legs, and last week a wound care center confirmed that a round red blister on my lower leg is infected by Staph. At the same time, my head started developing bumps and itching like crazy, but I didn't make the connection. Assumed it was ...

Should Therahoney gel burn when applied?

Posted 4 Mar 2017 by Cstalnaker17 0 answers

My husband had a knee revision in November,which became infected. It has been 17 weeks posy t-op and they want us to now use Therahoney Gel on the wound. It burns TERRIBLY and my Husband is in EXCRUCIATING pain every time he uses it. Should the burning be happening??? HELP!!!

Oral Surgery - I have had a major infection following a surgury last week. And my surgeon did not?

Posted 12 Feb 2017 by kels3234 1 answer

.i had surgury last week. Got three teeth cut out and several stitches put in. my surgeon sent me home with no antibiotics.Wound up in the er last night for almost 5 hours with a major infection.. What should my next step be??

What can happen if you do use glycolic acid on an open wound or damaged skin?

Posted 27 Dec 2016 by Arclight44 0 answers

What can happen if you do use glycolic acid on an open wound or damaged skin? Asked

My daughter was given 10 mg of Xarelto after gastric sleeve surgery. Instructions said to take?

Posted 15 Dec 2016 by Laurat50 0 answers

... daily. She came home the same day as surgery and I gave her Xarelto. She was bleeding terrible at the wound site. I called the doctor and he said he would see her the next day. When he saw her he told her to quit Xarelto for one day then to start back on it. The doctor was very unconcerned!! We ...

Toe nail removed why is the still looking sore and is very painful?

Posted 21 Oct 2016 by Btowe 0 answers

Had nail removed on 20th of September right foot healing up nicely my left big toe still got yellow stuff on wound and leaking a lot and very painful to walk.

My wound is leaking green and yellow liquid?

Posted 10 Sep 2016 by jakefielder 1 answer

I had a hand operation and my surgeon said to leave the wound open to let the infection come out. my hand is really painful and and it keeps leaking is it spreading or getting worse

My sister has MRSA infection wound on the bottom half of her leg now for six years, it almost went?

Posted 11 Aug 2016 by vicky8808 1 answer

... away with antibiotics, but has come resistant to them, I know she needs a different antibiotic for it to work, but I was reading about the garlic and water and would like to know how to mix the powder and/or minced garlic in a small tub or jar to soak with a wash towel and lay it on the wound ...

Silver Sulfadiazine - 2nd degree burn on the side of my foot?

Posted 5 Aug 2016 by Nolamom80 1 answer

Below my ankle. After applying cream should I cover it with gauze? Otherwise the cream gets everywhere except the wound

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