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My cuts seem to heal up really fast. What does this mean?

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Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience in Wound care
Fabulous health: Everyone heals at a different rate. As long as you heal, there is really no way to time what is or is not fast or normal.
Answered on Apr 7, 2013

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