Aug 10, 2016 ... How does the health-care professional assess a wound? How is the type of ...
Was any special care required after your stitches were removed?
Feb 23, 2015 ... Do not scrub or soak the wound during the first 48 hours. ... When deciding how
long to leave your stitches or staples in place, your doctor will ...
Mar 2, 2016 ... If a person has received stitches, they should be given instructions for taking care
of the stitches and wound, and be given an approximate date ...
The length of time that stitches should be left in depends on the location of the ...
A laceration on the knee requires that stitches stay in place longer than on the ...
Questions about stitches or sutures. Do you need stitches? How long to stitches
take to heal? Wound protection. How to treat after suture removal, etc.
The location of a laceration dictates how long sutures should remain in place.
Stitches in the face usually need to remain in place for five days, while sutures ...
Jun 4, 2014 ... If you have stitches (sutures), make sure that you keep them clean ... For more
information, read our common health question: How long will my ...
Feb 19, 2016 ... However, it could take several months before your stitches disappear ... Most
types should start to dissolve or fall out within a week or two, ...
Sep 6, 2015 ... Removal of those dissolvable stitches does not require anesthesia, which
definitely makes it ... How long can a Hydrocolloid dressing stay on?