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How to treat thorn puncture

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How can infection around a puncture wound on the forearm be treated?

Hi - Pruned XXXXXXX bush yesterday. Today discovered large thorn protruding from left forearm which ... left a 2" red area. Tonight i saw a tiny 'dot' of thorn - gently squeezed area - and it slid out easily ...
 

How can a puncture wound on the leg be treated?

Hello doctor, I have a puncture wound from a kitchen knife on my leg. Could you tell me how to care for it? Ive had it about two days. I understand that it is too late for stitches. It is sore and i am ...
 

How can a thorn embedded in the finger be removed?

Something minor but irratating. A thorn has been embedded in my thumb for six months. My G.P. tells me best to leave it. Why? also could it remain there for a long time? Thank you. XXXX ...
 

Suggest treatment for painful thorn pricks on the palm and fingertips

. Is there anything to do to treat this? I don't know what kind of weed it was. Thanks ...
 

How are hepatitis C and HIV virus transmitted?

. At this place is a small plant with sharp thorns...and i was cut by it...i did not bleed heavily but i did bleed a little as it punctured my skin. what if someone with hepatitis C and Hiv had cut himself with the same ...
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How can a thorn prick wound on the finger be treated?

Whilst gardening, I got a small tip of a thorn in the top of my middle finger. I tried to remove it, but it was too deep. The puncture wound healed over, but since, my finger is tender to touch and red ...
 

How can a wound caused by a thorn prick be treated?

My grandson stepped on a mediator thorn today. It penetrated from the bottom of the foot between ... of liquor & 2 Advil for the pain. I m concerned he may need antibiotics because of the deep puncture. ...
 

How to remove thorn stucked in knuckle?

On Friday I was pulling weeds and a blackberry thorn from a bush punctured my knuckle. Now it is stuck in my knuckle and is swelling up. I tried getting it out but it wont budge and now it s hard ...
 

How can a thorn injury swelling with pus and redness be treated?

Hi, yeah my dad gotspoked by a thorn bush it is puffed up and swollen it had a puss head and won t go to a doctor Iim really worried he pinched and its been about three days its red swollen hot ...
 

Diagnosed with rose thorn disease. How to get treated?

Hi, The first of June I stuck a rose thorn in my arm. It became infected and then was diagnosed with rose thorn disease after that another doctor did a biopsy and it came back invasive squamous cell ...
 

How can cactus thorn injury on the foot be treated?

Hello! I am 25 yrs old, 5 6 and 130 lbs. Today a cactus with big barbs (not the small fine ones) fell on the top of my foot by my pinkey toe and embeded a few barbs in my foot. I got them out best i could, later soaked my foot cleaned it out and...
 

How is a pyracantha thorn wound on the skin best treated?

What is the best way to treat a pyracantha thorn wound. I get the thorn out, but then the site often becomes like a small crater in my skin encircled by red. I clean them with hydrogen peroxide, soak ...
 

How to treat swollen hand while having thorn in hand?

Yes please. My father was working in the garden. When coming in he was complaining of a thorn then he tried to remove it but he couldnt . At night he had a fever and is finger hurt him. In the morning ...
 

How can a punctured wound on wrist be treated?

and it was swollen over the puncture wound. why would it swell ...
 

How to treat my shoulder from which large thorn popped out?

i had a tree fall on me and a thorn went into my shoulder. the er doctors messed around in there and said there was no thorn. two weeks later half of a large thorn popped out. now a month later ...
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how to cure pain and swelling resulted by a thorn prick
Hi, Thanks for the query. Clean the would with antiseptic solution twice daily . Apply antibiotic ointment twice daily & use tab paracetamol for pain with swelling. Regards.
 
I have a blood clot on bottom lip from a scratch that got bigger over night. Been there for over a month now. What can i do to get rid of it?
.Please see a surgeon ; this could be punctured to remove all contents therby treating it!
 
how take fish oil capsules,and what time of the day
Swallow the Fish Oil capsule whole. Do not puncture or open the capsule. Fish Oil works best if you take it with food
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