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Good Wounds Heal
Simple Treatment: The real question is what not to do that slows down healing. Avoid using alcohol, peroxide, hibiclens, betadine, and bleach solutions. Inflammation ( red, hot, swollen, tender) is important to healing so anti-inflammatories (motrin, advil) are bad. Cover the area with a clean dressing changed every other day and protected from trauma. Antibiotics do not help healing unless it is truly infected. ...Read more
A small wound heal better in moist conditions or dry condition?In dry condition will a scab formed and is it good? I want the skin to grow faster. Th
I had a black mostly flat mole that i accidentally picked off. I know this is not good however, if a mole or spot in cancerous.. Would the wound heal?
Usually not: If you have any pigmented spot/lesion still left behind, watch it for any further changes like increase in size or change in color. If this was a melanoma it will likely recurr over the next few months. If you are really wanting to be sure, then go see a dermatologist once or twice and they will do the needful monitoring and excision, if needed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is foban cream good for facial skin healing. I have wound on the face and the doctor gave me foban cream for usage. Is foban cream good for heal? thx
The wound near belly button is bleeding a little after appendix surgery is it normal and will I heal good?
How long ago: It depend nods when it was and how much it is bleeding. ...Read more
My toe nail got ripped off to heal it faster soaking it in warm water + epsom salt mixture Does it help to heal the wound? is epsom salt good to use ?
Yes: This is an old tried method which seem to work well ...Read more
I tore my labrum with a slap tear. Had surgery two weeks go, when i heal is there a good chance of playing sports again?
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