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Steri-strips vs butterfly closures

Premium Questions

doctor1 MD

Hi i had a laparscopy to get my appendix removed 10 days ago on 19th april. I had steri strips ... and he said to be on the safe side wait for 14 days and not to get the strips wet. But one of them got ...

doctor1 MD

Fenosidine cream, and wound cleaner as well as steri-strip , i cleaned his wound, applied the wound cleaner ...

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I had knee surgery 4 weeks ago. Staples were removed 2 weeks ago and now there are surgi strips over the wound. Should I be replacing the strips or wait for next dr visit in a week. I had a broken ...

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navel before they put in the laproscopic and the steri strip and gauze was bloody. I took a shower today and removed the outside bandage but the steri strips still are bloody. ...

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I had a gastric band removed 13 days ago. The main wound which had been closed with steri strips .... Where would that brown blood have gone if the wound had healed over. 2. Are steri really suitable ...

Public Forum Discussions

doctor1 MD

I fell on Tarmac two day ago and cut the palm of my hand quite deeply, it was cleaned but wasn t properly treated til the day after, I ensured it was cleaned properly and applied steri-strips to close ...

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Hi, I accidently tripped up the other day and hit my forehead on the pavement. Have a big gash on my head, nurse at the hospital used steristrips on the cut. She said there will be a scar after it has healed. I was just wondering how long it will...

doctor1 MD

Hi cut the tip of my finger yesterday and it was quite deep. I have steri strips and a pressure dressing but the pain is unbearable. It continues to throb but the side I didn t cut feels numb and burns ...

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Hi I m Patricia and..just had gallbladder surgery one week ago. Feeling good but the steri strips have come off sooner than expected and I m concerned because one of the incisions is open a bit. Should ...

doctor1 MD

stitches removed than steri strips put on for a week, then last week went back to my dr. and the spot ...

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I had my pacemaker moved from my stomach to my chest. Where my pacemaker used to be they used dissolvable stitches to sew me back up. It s been 10 says since my surgery and one of the steri-strips finally ...

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of the steri strips to keep the wound moist? How long will it take to heal? Should I use madder a? If so now ...I have a one inch long cut on my forehead. I applied 4 steri stripsafter pacing neosporin ...

doctor1 MD

have a laceration behind my ear measureing roughly a 1 long don t have insurance and need to know the best procedure to seal up the wound it has roughly a 1/8 gap between the skin went and got steri strips ...

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I had a failed VNUS Closure Procedure on my left leg over 18 months ago. Now the nerve is damaged and the veins are much, much worse. The doctor responsible wants to strip the veins: I do not want this. Can ...

doctor1 MD

what is the difference between the two? what does one show in comarison to the other?

Mobile Questions and Answers

doctor1 MD

Hello I would recommend stitching of the wound. Subcuticular sutures would give minimal scaring if at all. Regards

doctor1 MD

Hi, This may be due to healing process. No need to worry for it. Just apply warm compression. If this doesn't heal or if any associated symptoms then needs evaluation. Regards