Removing Stitches (cont.)
Pictures of Stitches
Close-up of sutures of the ring finger. Click to view larger image.
Stapled surgical wound of the left leg of a 46-year-old woman who underwent femoral artery bypass surgery. Staples were used to close the wound after the operation. Click to view larger image.
Close-up of staples of a left leg surgical wound. Click to view larger image.
This 26-year-old man received many cuts and bruises after falling from a 7-story window. This picture was taken 1 week after his fall. His eyebrow and neck wounds have been closed with adhesive strips. Click to view larger image.
Close-up of adhesive strips used to close the wound to the eyebrow. Click to view larger image.
Medically reviewed by Martin E Zipser, MD; American board of Surgery
MedscapeReference.com. Suturing Techniques.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 11/10/2014
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