Grazes

Cuts and grazes A clean cut or tear in the skin is called a laceration. Most lacerations are superficial and heal easily with self-care. Deeper lacerations may need stitches by a nurse or doctor. A graze (or abrasion) is ...1

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Complications of Grazes

If you have managed to clean and dress the wound, keep an eye on it and see your doctor if:

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Causes List for Grazes

Some possible causes of Grazes or similar disorders may include:2

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Treatments: Grazes

Cuts, grazes and puncture wounds If you have a wound that won’t stop bleeding, see your doctor or go to the emergency department. If you have very serious bleeding including spurting blood, or you feel faint or light headed ...3

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References

  1. Source: New Zealand Health: health.govt.nz/ your-health/ conditions-and-treatments/ accidents-and-injuries/ cuts-grazes-and-puncture-wounds
  2. Source: Algorithmically Generated List
  3. Source: New Zealand Health: health.govt.nz/ your-health/ conditions-and-treatments/ accidents-and-injuries/ cuts-grazes-and-puncture-wounds

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