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Puncture Wound Topic Guide

Puncture Wound Puncture Wound: A puncture wound is caused by an object piercing the skin such as nails, glass, pins, or other sharp objects. A puncture wound can become infected if not treated properly. A tetanus booster may be necessary for some puncture wounds.

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