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Of our patients, 105 (71.4%) underwent mediolateral episiotomy and the primigravida were significantly associated with the frequency of severe lacerations (p less than 0.006).
In a meta analysis Al-Abdullah et al19 took a systematic review of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) that compared the cosmetic outcomes and complications of traumatic lacerations and surgical incisions closed with absorbable sutures versus nonabsorbable sutures.
Does this mean your child should soak a sutured laceration? Probably not.
McConville pleaded guilty to the offence on the basis that he didn't cause the lacerations to Ms Hurley's head.
announced presentation of positive results from a randomized, prospective clinical study conducted at the Karolinska University Hospital in Stockholm, Sweden demonstrating both clinical and economic benefits of the Zip Surgical Skin Closure device when used in an emergency medicine setting for lacerations. A poster presenting these results was presented at the Swedish Emergency Medicine Talks conference in Stockholm, Sweden from March 13 to 15.
Seven cases required blood transfusion of which five had vulval haematoma and two had extensive vaginal laceration. Vulvovaginal injuries requiring repair in 38.46% of the cases.
Budy says the report reveals that Madam Nimely was found to have sustained laceration on her right neck, but no foreign body was noted.
One boy was so frightened that he tried to get out of his chair and was then apparently thrown from the seat, resulting in lacerations to his forehead and cheeks when he impacted with a metal object, requiring eight stitches to repair.
The surgical repair of eyelid lacerations differs from most skin lacerations.
Grade I and II injuries indicate contusion and/or superficial laceration without ductal injury (Figures 3 and 4).
Facial laceration in pediatric population is a common presenting complaint in hospital emergency departments.
Dental trauma accompanied by soft tissue laceration is of careful importance as embedding of tooth or fractured tooth fragment in a soft tissue particularly lip is a common finding.2,3