Penetrating trauma

What is Penetrating trauma?

Pentrating trauma is one with sharp object like iron rod or knife.It causes deep wound and it has to be completely explored to assess the damage done by injury.

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What am I doing to cause paronychia on my fingers. One finger clears up and then another one starts giving me trouble. It first started on my big...

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Brief Answer:
Paronychia, commonly results from nail biting, finger sucking, aggressive manicuring, a hang nail or penetrating trauma.


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Hello, i work in a glass shop. 1 week ago my right hand thumb got cut by a glass, I took tetanus injection on that day. since 2 days ago i again...

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thank you.tetanus injection is not needed within 6 months of an another injection.particularly deep penetrating wound increases the possibility of...

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I stepped on what I thought was a splinter Sunday night. I walked Monday morning and I still felt pain. Monday night I tried to dig it out and saw...

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hi welcome to HCM
any penetrating injury should immediately cleaned with soap and water,
remove any materials or particles inside using sterile...

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