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Wet dressing ok over stitches?

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In brief: Generally no

Keep dressings over healing wounds dry.
If the bandage gets wet, change it. You can apply something like neosporin lightly over the wound for added protection.

In brief: Generally no

Keep dressings over healing wounds dry.
If the bandage gets wet, change it. You can apply something like neosporin lightly over the wound for added protection.
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