Is it safe to give myself stitches?

Answer That cut does not require stitches. It would have to be deeper than that (depending on the location and if it is bleeding a lot. But i have never seen one like that that required stitches. I do... Read More »

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Has anyone ever taken stitches out at home My daughter has 3 stitches and I want to take them out myself.?

Its easy. When the wound has healed up simply use a pair of small scissors and clip the stitches. Then you can easily remove them with tweezers. It should not hurt if the wound is healed properly. ... Read More »

I cut myself - do I need stitches?

Tara, you might be seeing the tendons. If you go to the ER, it can be sewn up and maybe save a will have if it's not attended to. Please go...

I cut myself and I can see white Do I need stitches?

When is it safe to remove stitches?

You should not remove the stitches on your own. If you leave one small piece it could become infected. If they are not dissolvable, they usually are taken out in 7-10 days at a follow up appointmen... Read More »