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I Cut My Foot On A Nail What To Do
Nail: Clean your foot with soap and water and keep the area clean. It depends on weather or not the nail cut you or caused a puncture wound. This is very important. A puncture wound needs medical attention asap. This type of wound could cause a deep space infection and possibly surgery. If a cut only, then after soap and water, dry with clean dry towel and apply neosporin and band aids daily. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I cut my foot about an inch in width and 1/4" deep after stepping on a nail. It's turning white, what should I do?
If i cut my foot on the bottom & there was a lot of gravel in site, how long should I wait before taking out stitches?
If you haven't : Gotten one in 10 years its a good idea. Though, glass would not be as much of a concern as say metal. ...Read more
I cut my foot on a rusty rod and used peroxide on the cut later that night. If I keep using peroxide,antibiotic ointment,&band aids,can I get Tetanus?
Maybe,maybe not: It only takes an opening in the skin and a few tetanus spores to begin the infectious process that may lead to tetanus. Your work to clean and sanitize the area is a great first step, and may protect you. However, tetanus is quite nasty and a simple booster provides protection for 10 years.If you can't remember your last tetanus shot, get one.You mav have received one around 10-12 years of age. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I cut my foot on a dog bone a few weeks ago and it didn't hurt until a few days ago. Its now a lump and its white. No pus. Could it be infected?
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