Do I need stitches!?

Answer If it has been bleeding for that long and you can't get it to stop there are only three things you can do1) go to the doctorthat could be expensive2) get someone to sew it up with needle and thread... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Do I need stitches!

How deep or big does a cut need to be to need stitches?

In general, a full-thickness cut through all the layers of the skin that is at least one cm in length. A shallow or tangential cut (at an angle) may or may not be sutured. That's because a very sh... Read More »

Do i need stitches ......?

The rule of thumb is that if the wound is deeper than 1/4 inch, it needs stitches. It doesn't matter how long it is.

Do i need stitches in my hand?

Ok, the first thing you needed to do is sterilize it with peroxide. Verryy important! If it is still bleeding then you could lose too much blood. If it absolutely won't stay shut, then yea. You nee... Read More »

I got a deep cut, do I need stitches?

If your cut is more than 2mm deep it is better to put stitches otherwise it will take lot of time to heal.