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Hopefully the : Person involved will receive emergency care. They will be monitored ; stablized. When possible, blood levels of the drugs overdosed on will be measured. If the person can't breath - a breathing tube may be used. They may have intravenous fluids. Sometimes the stomach is pumped and charcoal may be given. Depending on depth of wrist laceration depth- they may need to be sutured or even surgery. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How long would it take for slit wrists, internal bleeding, dislocated jaw, craked ribs, fracutured skull to heal?
Weeks to never: Everything listed other than a dislocated jaw normally would take weeks to heal. A dislocated jaw may never heal or correctly go back into a normal condition. Once the ligaments are stretched or ruptured, they will never be the same again. ...Read more
Doubt it: If you are having thoughts about killing yourself, get seen at the nearest emergency room now. Have a friend or relative drive you or call 911 for emergency services for transport. You can call the National suicide hotlines 24/7 at 1-800-suicide (1-800-784-2433) or 1-800-273 – talk (1-800-273-8255) for support. ...Read more
What to do if i started cutting myself now I have 5 slits across my wrist they aren't deep but their starting to scab and will they leave a scar?
From information: Provided - don't know if they will scar or not. Please look into dialectical behavioral therapy. You can learn to cope without self - mutilation. Life can be better for you. ...Read more
I'm 17 years old and my parents make me so angry i slit my wrists for the 1st time last night. What do I do now?
Let your parents: Know. Even if you are furious with them - they are your best likelihood to getting help. If you lack coping skills - that can be taught through therapy. Cutting yourself is never the answer to anything. ...Read more
My daughter is 14 and she attempted suicide by slitting her wrist. There is now blood under the skin where she cut. She didn't hit it or anything. ?
How can I hit a major artery when slitting my wrists tonight? Everyone hates me, including myself. I am a waste of space.
No: You are an important drop in the sea, seek help so you can see there are some important things you can do to get away from this feeling. Things will get. Better. ...Read more
I am in the navy and a corpsman told me my pain in my wrist is from over working it. I have had this for over a year in both wrists. What could it be?
Many possibilities: The location of your pain will help narrow down your diagnosis. Common causes of wrist pain include but not limited to tendinitis, strains/sprains, nerve compression and even fractures. Oversue injuries generally cause inflammation of tendons however, other possibilities remain. Therefore proper examination and evaluation by an orthopedist can help diagnose and treat the problem. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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