Answered by: Dr Sashini Seeni
While baking, my fiance wounded her hand (deep cut) by accidentally cutting herself while using a scissors. Just wondering what would be the right steps to care for the wound?
Thank you for your questions.
For your information, some acute or open wounds may not require medical treatment where they can treated at home. However, severe open wounds involving significant bleeding will require immediate medical attention.
Deep wound care should involve the following steps:
These answers regarding your current queries are just general descriptions. Therefore, we greatly suggest that you refer this to the nearest medical doctor for immediate treatment if the wound never gets better. You may also click on this link (DoctorOnCall) to speak with our doctors online. We assure you that our conversations are kept in confidentiality unless additional consultation needed with other medical parties. Thank you.