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conjunctival laceration treatment

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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
47 years experience Radiation Oncology
Bleeding: Infection and pain.

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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
50 years experience Internal Medicine
A plastic surgeon: Facial lacerations, if not treated properly, can leave permanent scar. Initially letting it bleed a bit will steriliize the area. Clean with cold wate ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Laha
38 years experience Podiatry
Surgical repair: If the tendon is completely severed, then repair is usually the treatment of choice. You need to consult a specialist for a complete evaluation. Dr l.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Krishna Narayanan
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Tension free: Careful approximation of the wound edges with tension free closure.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Closure: Lacerations need to be closed some can be done with steri strips, some derma bond, some need stitches. Depending on depth and how the laceration occur ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Staples: Most scalp lacerations can be closed with staples. Some still are repaired with sutures. See a physician.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Depends: Depends on type of injury, blunt. Or penetrating, small laceration or extensive laceration , what is involved major vessels like hepatic vein or vena ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ron Eaker
Dr. Ron Eaker answered
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Stitches: These lacerations can often occur with childbirth and are easily repaired with stitches.
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Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
23 years experience Family Medicine
Stiching: There is only one treatment is to approximate the wound edges. Depending on the depth of the laceration and its width, you may need to have it sewn (s ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Repair: Debridement, irrigation of wound, meticulous approximation (repair).

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