Does my cut need stitches?

Answer You will need stitches if the cut is an inch deep. You also need the wound cleaned and be sure you are up to date with your tetanus shot.See your doctor.

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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 »

Does this cut need stitches?

YES! It looks very deep, go to the hospital to get stitches

((HELP)) Does this need stitches?

No it doesn't.Just make sure that you keep the cut real clean. Bandage it only for two days, then let it air till the cut heals. Wash the cut with Hydrogen peroxide and put Neosporin ointment on th... Read More »

Do I need stitches!?

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 »