How Long Should Staples Stay in after Surgery?

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There are two methods of closing up the body after surgery. A patient's body is closed with either staples or sutures. Staples have become more common over the years. Staples should not stay in the boy long after surgery. A week up until a week and half is how long staples should stay in after surgery.
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