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silver nitrate ointment

A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Tricky: ohhh... not in a newborn! cannot say in your particular case, but generally, in the adult, there would be a break in the skin, redness, soreness, warm ... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Not: Sure what treatment is for that was interrupted by sex. Please rephrase your question
A female asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
60 years experience Family Medicine
Gran tissue surgery: Recommend you get a second opinion from another gynecologist to re-evaluate the problem.
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Second opinion?: Some granulation tissue is common during the healing process after a vaginal hysterectomy. Usually a watchful waiting approach is taken for at least ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Russell Lieblick
21 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Nerve endings: Silver nitrate, sulfuric acid, or citric acid are common medications applied to a canker sore. It chemically cauterizes the nerve endings in the area. ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Keith Vaux
27 years experience Clinical Genetics
Granulation OK: Some granulation is ok, just monitor for redness or irritation.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dale Tylor
19 years experience Pediatric ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
No. : Nosebleeds are most associated with nasal dryness, nasal trauma including picking, nasal deformity including septal deviation, and having thin blood f ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Narayanan
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Infection: you may have an infection. Please see your doctor for proper management.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Schleimer
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Not advisable: The silver nitrate is likely being used to treat the area; let it do its work. Good luck!
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Pretty quickly: I seldom use this unless I am treating an oozing remnant, but it drys the tissue it touches almost immediately. Occasionally i'll have to retreat in a ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
29 years experience Dermatology
Not likely: thats a very small amount and the nail plate is not alive so it doesn't get into his blood stream anyway
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