A wound that has been sutured in the Accident and Emergency and should be treated in the following way:
The wound/dressing should be kept clean and dry.
24 hours after the wound has been sutured, you may bathe and wash your hair without a surgical dressing.
The wound must be thoroughly dried before applying a new surgical dressing.
If the wound becomes infected, or if you have other problems concerning your wound please contact your doctor.
The Staff Accident and Emergency Service
Esbjerg: Finsensgade 35, 6700 Esbjerg telephone 7918 2137
Grindsted: Engparken 1, 7200 Grindsted telephone 7918 9565
Siden er sidst opdateret 16-7-2019
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