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Scratched by rusty nail

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doctor1 MD

scraped. It hurt a little, there was no blood and it just basically looks like a finger nail scratch. I ...(Ps. I can't figure out how to show you the picture of the scratch. How do I show you the picture ...

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I have stepped on an old nile , but blood didn't came out of my foot . And I don't remember when is the last time I got tetanus shot , i know for sure i got one 12 years ago . But the can remember if I got another one between those time . Should I...

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Today i got stab by a nail and its rusty please advise How soon i have till seek treatment ...

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I stepped on a rusty nail a couple of weeks ago. The puncture healed quick but a couple of days later the top of my foot was swollen and very sore to the point that I was limping, Since then, it has ...

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While doing a home improvement project in my bedroom I hit an old carpet nail with my hand and it went into the cuticle of my thumb. I've put antibiotic ointment on it and a band aid, but I know I ...

Public Forum Discussions

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Hi, i m 19 155 lbs. And 5 9, and today I scratched my hand on a rusty nail, the scratch BARELY bled. Not enough to run down my hand, and the spot that actually bled was VERY small, I went inside and washed ...

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I got a small scratch from a nail sticking out of an old board today. Dirty but not rusty. It didn t puncture the skin but did scratch it causing minor bleeding. I cleaned it with peroxide and rubbing alcohol ...

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my 4 year old son got a small scratch from a nail sticking out of an board today. Not Dirty or rusty. It did puncture the skin(very tiny puncture) and caused very minor bleeding . I cleaned ...

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Hello. I received a very light scratch on my finger from a nail in some furniture yesterday. Not rusty that I could tell. I am 29 weeks pregnant. It s been well over 10 years since my last tetanus shot ...

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Hi, My daughter cut the palm of her hand on a rusty nail yesterday. I cleaned it with Dettol and steri stripped it. Today I have cleaned it twice and put an iodine impregnated gauze on it. She is 15 ...

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My 11 year old daughter scratched her skin from a rusty screw on the side of a canoe. It did not puncture deep at all but it bled for a split second ? We cleaned it already and put polysporin on it. What ...

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I got scratched by a rusty metal on my knee a while ago. Its a small scratch but i can see red skin. I already clean it with soap and water. I haven t had tetanus vaccine in the past 15 yrs. If i ...

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My granddaughter just stepped on a rusty nail and her foot was bleeding and my daughter doesn t know if she ever had a shot for tetanus. My granddaughter is 6. What should she do? If I have to pay ...

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3 days ago I steped on A rusty nail,If I was serously injured when i was hit by a car in 2007,would a tetanus shot have been part of the standard procedure the hospital (kaiser) have given me during treatment ...

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i stepped on a rusty screw, it went into my foot about 1/8 to 3/16 of an inch.I cleaned the wound well and i am planning to see my doctor ASAP I can call for an appointment at 7 am.This happened last ...

Mobile Questions and Answers

doctor1 MD

you should take tetanus short.

doctor1 MD

relax you done every thing fine watch the wound daily and clean it properly

doctor1 MD

Dear Friend. Send us a photograph to evaluate how deep it is.. We will help you.