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When shoudl someone call my doctor after a laceration?
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Dr. Peter Kurzweil
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Depends on how bad
And where the laceration is located.
If deep or bleeding a lot, or in a very sensitive area, or on face or hand, call the doc, describe it, and the doc will make a determination if yu have to have it evaluated for sutures or whatever rx appropriate. Common sense, as always, is the way to go.

In brief: Depends on how bad
And where the laceration is located.
If deep or bleeding a lot, or in a very sensitive area, or on face or hand, call the doc, describe it, and the doc will make a determination if yu have to have it evaluated for sutures or whatever rx appropriate. Common sense, as always, is the way to go.
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