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 My leg is still a bit swollen from stitches?

Answer First of all, the nurse checked the wound before removing the stitches. No problem.Problem is, she didn't apply steri strips to hold the wound closed.You should have gone back, but you didn'tNo, i... Read More »
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Top Q&A For: My leg is still a bit swollen from stitches

Is it ok to remove external stitches in 7 to ten days even when there are internal stitches that will desolve?

I use to be a nurse and it is best to let them go on their on. Do not touch them or they could become infected if not completely healed.
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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 »
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The left side of my forehead and eye area is kinda swollen. Maybe the bone is a little swollen to, idk.?

If you have a bad headache you should take a couple of paracetamol , your headache should ease in about 10 to 15 minutes.............
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Swollen lymph nodes in neck and ear, swollen left upper rib cage.?

I agree with your Doctor. Swelling of lymph nodes is extremely common in colds and viruses. I would give it several weeks before you get to worried. Especially since the swollen nodes are accompani... Read More »
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