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Would It Be Safe To Use Medical Super Glue To Seal A Cut On My Eyelid
I've read about people using medical super glue to seal cuts, but would it be safe to do it on the eyelid?
My daughter had a cut above eyelid and we took her to urgent care last night. Glue and bandage applied.tonight small puss out of other eye. Related?
ER & eyelid surgeon: If an er is available, you should be seen there as you may have more extensive injuries, including a fractured eye socket, nose or facial bone. A ct scan may be ordered to assess your facial bones as well as check for any bleeding inside the head. An oculoplastic surgeon can then be called in to take care of your eyelid laceration. ...Read more
What to do if i cut the inside of my eyelid somehow, and now there is like this white thing that keeps forming over the cut. What is it?
No: Eyelid surgery can be done with traditional knife, laser or radiofrequency. The technique used by your surgeon is more indicative of safety than the instrument used. Now in the hand of the same surgeon radiofrequency is safer than laser and that is safer than the knife, because of the ability to cut and cautherise at the same time with a more precise cutting ability. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
See specialist: See your plastic surgeon as s/he will be able to tell you the risks, benefits and limitations of any surgical procedure that is being contemplated. Eyelids are very complex structures and require specialists for addressing lesions even though the lesions may be small. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer