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"What is the actual duration before stitches are removed from a cut i had on my wrist ? "

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    A 39 years year old male asked:
    a year ago
    What is the actual duration before stitches are removed from a cut i had on my wrist ?
    Dr. Tayo O answered:
    a year ago
    Hi there. Suture removal varies for different parts of the body. Some are even absorbable ie they gradually disintegrate over time. Sutures on the hand could be removed in 8-10 days. Some wait for as long as 14days. The whole idea is just to be sure the wound edges are well apposed. Cheers.
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