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How to care for cauterized wound on fingertip
A 48-year-old female asked:
Cut fingertip with mandolin. Covered the wound with gauze. Twelve hours later, a piece of gauze stuck fast to wound. What danger in leaving gauze?
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A 21-year-old male asked:
My fingertip was numb for 1 hour. I got bitten by a dog on that spot 2 days ago. The dog is vaccined for rabies. May the numbness be cus of the wound?
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Dr. Richard Bensinger answered
51 years experience Ophthalmology
With difficulty: Cauterized ducts have the inside burnt so they scar shut to help you with dry eyes. If you are now having tear overflow, then consideration of surgic ... Read More
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My c-section is closing like a flap cuz I have a belly over the open wound & i might need it to be cauterized; does it hurt during the procedure?
A 39-year-old female asked:
Had 2 tear ducts cauterized and didn't help so had all 4 done. Now eyes r tearing nonstop. Will tearing stop with time? Tried Claritin (loratadine) but no luck.
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I had my genital warts cauterized on the 10th of October 2017. My wounds are not healing and it's very painful when I urinate.
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