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My simple skin wounds heal slowly. What is the cause?

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Dr. Kristin Cox
Wound care
2 doctors agree

In brief: Depends

There are a number of factors that can lead to poor wound healing.
What medications are you taking? How is your nutrition? Do you have any familial diseases that lead to wound issues?

In brief: Depends

There are a number of factors that can lead to poor wound healing.
What medications are you taking? How is your nutrition? Do you have any familial diseases that lead to wound issues?
Dr. Kristin Cox
Dr. Kristin Cox
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In brief: Skin wounds

There are so many causes for poor wound healing and there are books written on it.
Some of the most common causes are diabetes, malnutrition, age, vascular diseases, and chronic medications such as steroids. Consult your doc about that. There are more serious causes of poor would healing.

In brief: Skin wounds

There are so many causes for poor wound healing and there are books written on it.
Some of the most common causes are diabetes, malnutrition, age, vascular diseases, and chronic medications such as steroids. Consult your doc about that. There are more serious causes of poor would healing.
Dr. Gregory Ginn
Dr. Gregory Ginn
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Dr. Paul Harper
Surgery

In brief: Hard to say.

One reason for slow wound healing is diabetes.
Check it out.

In brief: Hard to say.

One reason for slow wound healing is diabetes.
Check it out.
Dr. Paul Harper
Dr. Paul Harper
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