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What makes a bullet "too risky" to remove surgically?

What makes a bullet "too risky" to remove surgically?

Close to vital organ: If the bullet is superficial and easy to remove is one thing, but if it is deep and close to vital organs..Blood vessels/nerve etc...Cutting and fiddling to remove it may do more harm than good. Often, the bullet is "scarred/sealed in" a normally does not cause much problem...So, if the doc/surgeon believes it is too risky to remove, leave it alone. Avoid guns! consult your doc.. Good luck. ...Read more

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How are bullet wounds treated?

How are bullet wounds treated?

Usually surgery: Bullet wounds should be surgically inspected and the debrided. Appropriate antibiotics should be administered. You need to be monitored closely for any infection ...Read more

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Should I remove a bullet if it's still inside?

Should I remove a bullet if it's still inside?

Your age?: We need to know your age. Please put it in your public profile. Also, include your gender and location. Your age, gender and location can all influence the answer to your questions. With this question, age and location of the bullet are important, too. How long have you had it, where is it? It does not matter if it is a female or male bullet. ...Read more

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How come some gun-shot victims have the bullets left in them forever?

How come some gun-shot victims have the bullets left in them forever?

Risk benefit: The risk of going after the bullet has to weighed against any benefit. Usually, the bullet has no long term effects nor risk for infection. The risk of harm to retrieve the bullet is therefore unacceptable. In some specific circumstances the bullet must be removed. Rarely, the bullet will drag some clothing or other debris and cause an infection. ...Read more

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I havr a nutri bullet it extracts food. Is it healthier than a juicer?

I havr a nutri bullet it extracts food. Is it healthier than a juicer?

Nutribullet : A juicer removes the pulp ; fiber from the fruit or vegetable matter put into it. If present, this fiber can slow the absorption of sugar into your system. The nutribullet (and vitamix and others) leave all the matter in the final product, so you have all the benefits. Sometimes juice might be preferable, but like dr. Kwok says, there's lots of sugar there ; it's no longer buffered by fiber. ...Read more

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How do you properly treat a bullet wound?

How do you properly treat a bullet wound?

Bullet wound: See surgeon. These cases are reportable. Are u afraid of cause? I have experience from my er days, and you need medical consultation. If its illegal, good luck. ...Read more

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Do I have to shave my head to get a bullet out?

Do I have to shave my head to get a bullet out?

Bullet in head: This needs to be looked at by the surgeon. Do not try any remedy on your own. ...Read more

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How can someone immediately treat a bullet wound?

How can someone immediately treat a bullet wound?

Apply pressure: Apply pressure to minimize the bleeding and get yourself to the hospital. ...Read more

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What medication should be used to treat a bullet wound?

Surgery?: That is a rather broad question. Please have this condition evaluated as soon as possible by a physician. ...Read more