Abrasion

Notes
  • Scrapping of the surface area of the tissues from an area of the skin or mucus membrane
Management
  • Soap wash; semipermeable dressing; keeping the wound moist; Tetanus toxoid if the last jab was given more than 10yrs ago; topical antiseptics sometimes.
  • Follow-up to check for possible infections and poor healing.
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