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

Answer 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 »

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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.

Does my cut need stitches?

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.

Does this cut need stitches?

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

How many gallons of water do you need to fill a 14 x 24 ft pool so the deep end is about 5 and a half ft deep and the shallow end is 3 ft deep?

%REPLIES% Answer 10,710. Answer 10,710. The calculation for a rectangle pool is: ((Shallow end depth + deep end depth) / 2) * length * width) = pool volume in cubic feetPool cubic feet * 7.5 = ga... Read More »