Cuts or Lacerations (cont.)
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Exams and Tests for Cuts and Lacerations
Your doctor will assess your cut by first taking a history. You should know the following facts:
Physical exam will include the following:
An x-ray may be ordered if foreign objects or an underlying broken bone is suspected.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 11/29/2016
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