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A 43-year-old member asked:

Cut myself with a knife and it wont stop bleeding. what do i do?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Bleeding: Apply direct pressure with a clean cloth. If you can't get the bleeing under control after 20 minutes you may need medical care. Do you know what your tetanus status is?

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A 46-year-old member asked:

What to do with a deep cut that doesn't stop bleeding?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
If it doesn't stop: Bleeding with pressure - than seek medical assistance.
Hillsboro, OR
A 52-year-old male asked:

I have a cut that won't stop bleeding for 3hours?

1 doctor answer4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Aurea Tomeski
Internal Medicine 60 years experience
Bleeding: Are you on any medications such as aspirin, Coumadin, (warfarin) placid or any inflammatory medications? If you are not, you should see a hematologist for bleeding disorder evaluation.

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Last updated Jun 21, 2013

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