What Happens When Stitches Are Left in Too Long?

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Stitches, a method of healing wounds by essentially sewing skin together, need to be monitored closely. Because they often dig deep into and even sometime beneath the skin, stitches left in too long (or ones not kept clean) can lead to infection. Make sure they are removed by a medical professional when scheduled to come out.
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