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woundres hydrogel wound dress medication

A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
36 years experience Wound care
Superfast healing: The real question is what not to do that slows down healing. Avoid using alcohol, peroxide, hibiclens, betadine, and bleach solutions. Inflammation ( ... Read More
Dr. Crystal Twynham
33 years experience General Surgery
Surgeon's preference: If it is clean wound, some surgeons prefer that air get to the wound, to keep it from being too moist, and allowing overgrowth of bacteria. Other sur ... Read More

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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Rothstein
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Wound: You may have a small stich abscess. Clean it gently with peroxide but you need to have it looked at by the surgeon
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Dr. Barry Resnik
31 years experience Dermatology
Polymacon: No. Silicone or silicon is not a constituent of polymacon.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
45 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Yes: The effects from the hydrogel will wear off. All the best.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Yes but....: I am not aware of any commercially available collagen product. Collagen products derived from animal sources generally require skin testing. Artefill ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
43 years experience Dermatology
Yes: Sometimes just frequent applications of Vaseline will work also.
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Dr. Andrew Shatz
26 years experience Ophthalmology
Beware: Before you try to wear your contacts again, please see your eye doctor for a corneal evaluation. The corneal scar likely has changed the shape of the ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Chandler
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Different lenses: Soft contact lenses and rigid gas permeable (rgp) lenses are very different. The main advantage of rgp is in correcting unusual types of astigmatism. ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kristin Nesburn
26 years experience Addiction Medicine
Yes: Scars can be treated with both creams and injectable medicine. I would see your dermatologist or ophthalmologist( for scars near the eye) for further ... Read More

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