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A 34-year-old member asked:

Can you tell me if a child who had head laceration and doctor used dermabond(glue) how long it will take for the wound to heal?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
4 days: Head wounds heal fast. Usually after a few days the dermabond will begin to peel off. Don't help it. Let it come off by itself.
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Dr. Vicki Levine
Dermatology 42 years experience
try to keep the area dry so the Dermabond will stay on longer
Jan 1, 2014
Last updated Mar 22, 2017

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