How Long Should Steri Strips Stay on after Surgery?

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The amount of time steri strips should stay on after surgery depends on the type of surgery and the directions of the surgeon. Steri strips are used to keep wounds closed and aid in keeping sutures closed too. They are small and contain adhesive to stick to the skin.
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Usually you leave them alone and let them fall off themselves when you bath or shower. When you go for your next doc visit, he/she should remove any that are left.
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Your feet have a tougher go of it after surgery than most of your other parts. Since they have to carry your weight constantly, they really don’t get a chance to heal the way
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You definitely have to go with the vets information, but you can ask another vet as well! Get a second opinion from an expert. To me, this sounds like a very long time and is likely
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Usually the doctor would tell you how long you should stay home. Maybe a week or 2 at best.
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