Wounds sentence example
His wounds began to close up before his eyes.
They carefully guarded their open wounds from any rough and painful contact.
She had no old wounds she was reopening.
Rhyn had become like a brother to him, and the idea of killing his mate reopened wounds that hadn.t bled since he stood in this place thousands of years before.
She was the one who healed his wounds until he was old enough to do it on his own.Advertisement
In the First World War, we learned to treat wounds by washing them with a germicide.
Poison is not poisonous after all, nor are any wounds fatal.
Talon's work on her arms pissed him off, but he hadn't considered the wounds were as recent as yesterday.
His wounds were too raw.
By midmorning, Deidre was free. Katie grimaced as she wrapped the dismembered sleeves of her sweater around her wounds. Blood soaked the sweater quickly, and she held it over her head. Even before she stood, she felt woozy. Deidre tested herself and limped a few feet. Katie steadied her breathing to keep from dropping to her knees.Advertisement
The Springs healed her wounds, but she did not awaken from death.
This may be due to frost, especially in thin-barked trees, and often occurs in beeches, pears, &c.; or it may result from bruising by wind, hailstones, gun-shot wounds in coverts, &c., the latter of course very local.
Moreover, the great contributions levied by Napoleon on the city, the plundering of its bank by Davoust, and the burning of its prosperous suburbs inflicted wounds from which the city but slowly recovered.
Though she was fatigued, her wounds were healed.
She'll need to see a doctor in a couple of days for follow up shots, and you need to watch the bite wounds for signs of an infection.Advertisement
The early authorities represent the Stigmata not as bleeding wounds, the holes as it were of the nails, but as fleshy excrescences resembling in form and colour the nails, the head on the palm of the hand, and on the back as it were a nail hammered down.
On September 3, 1904, the revolutionary general Saraiva died of wounds received in battle; and later in the year peace was declared.
Death, wounds, the loss of family--I fear nothing.
Those speeches were intended for quite other conditions, they were for the most part to be spoken at a moment of victory and triumph, generally when he was dying of wounds and the sovereign had thanked him for heroic deeds, and while dying he expressed the love his actions had proved.
Blood trickled down both arms before her wounds healed themselves.Advertisement
She took in his wounds again, unable to fathom why her father would chain him to the wall in their wine cellar.
The wounds healed almost instantly.
No. Nursing his wounds, I suspect.
The survival rate on wounds like that are zero.
The wounds healed as she watched, his magic caressing her from the inside in a way that—she was embarrassed to admit—was arousing.Advertisement
I don't open wounds that are healed, Eden.
When, towards the end of his student-days in Berlin, he was acting as clinical assistant in the eye department of the Berlin Hospital, he noticed that in keratitis and corneal wounds healing took place without the appearance of plastic exudation.
A species of Haemadipsa of Ceylon attaches itself to the passer-by and draws blood with so little irritation that the sufferer is said to be aware of its presence only by the trickling from the wounds produced.
When it appeared that he was recovering from his wounds, Cesare had him murdered, but not apparently without provocation, for, according to the Venetian ambassador Cappello, the duke had tried to murder Cesare first.
As a secondary function we may recognize, in certain cases, the power of closing wounds, which results from the rapid coagulation of exuded latex in contact with the air.Advertisement
Hales (1727I 733) discussed the rotting of wounds, cankers, &c., but much had to be done with the microscope before any real progress was possible, and it is easily intelligible that until the theory of nutrition of the higher plants had been founded by the work of Ingenhouss, Priestley and De Saussure, the way was not even prepared for accurate knowledge of cryptogamic parasites and the diseases they induce.
The Vertebrata come within the scope of our subject, chiefly as destructive agents which cause wounds or devour young shoots and foliage, &c. Rabbits and other burrowing animals injure roots, squirrels and birds snip off buds, horned cattle strip off bark, and so forth.
The phenomena described occur in all cases of cicatrization of wounds in naturee.g.
Frost-cracks, scorching of bark by sun and fire, &c., anc wounds due to plants which entwine, pierce or otherwise materially injure trees, &c., on a large scale.
Healing of Wounds, &c.Shattock, On the Reparatory Pro-i cesses which occur in Vegetable Tissues, Journ.Advertisement
Wounds, &c.Marshall Ward, Timber and some of its Diseases, p. 210; Hartig, Diseases of Trees (London, 1894).
After the archers had left him for dead, a devout woman, Irene, came by night to take his body away for burial, but, finding him still alive, carried him to her house, where his wounds were dressed.
The healing of wounds is brought about by similar processes to that seen in the evolution of an abscess.
Many workers following certain occupations show pigmented scars due to the penetration of carbon and other pigments from superficial wounds caused by gunpowder, explosions, &c.
Wounds caused by projectiles, sabres, etc, are the special subject of naval and military surgery.Advertisement
The Homeric heroes themselves are represented as having considerable skill in surgery, and as able to attend to ordinary wounds and injuries.
These methods of treatment require to be modified for wounds in special situations and for those in which there is much contusion and laceration.
They are all more or less poisonous, paralysing their prey before, or during the act of swallowing; the poison-fangs standing so far back in the mouth, these snakes cannot easily inflict wounds with them on man; moreover, the poison is not very strong and not available in large quantities.
He took an active part in all the subsequent wars with the Cossacks and received more disfiguring wounds than any other commander.
Between this suburb and the town lies the park, in which is a monument to the poet Ewald Christian von Kleist, who died here of wounds received in the battle of Kunersdorf.Advertisement
The first made some efforts to heal the wounds of his country; the second wasted the lives of his people in foreign wars against the Turks; and the third was the last Protestant elector of Saxony.
Prince Xaver, the elector's uncle, was appointed guardian, and he set himself to the work of healing the wounds of the country.
Her greatest warrior, Gabriel had experienced his fair share of battle wounds.
Ully blew a whistle at last and motioned the Immortal over to check his wounds.
Her biggest problem now would be explaining things to her boyfriend, who was probably still nursing his wounds.Advertisement
Dan tore Brady's uniform open then pulled out a small emergency medical kit and slapped skin grafts over the two wounds.
After all that's happened, do you think a simple 'I'm sorry, I was wrong' heals the wounds?
Behind these all Prussia was overrun by newly formed units, (3 rd and 4th battalions) raised from depot companies, conscripts for 1807, and old soldiers rejoining after sickness or wounds.
The surrounding tissue enlarges, so that the spots appear as if sunk in depressions, and bear a considerable resemblance to hailstone wounds.
He loved to display his acquaintance with the career of distinguished veterans, and to talk with them of their battles and their wounds.
In the Easter of this year !Ethelred died, perhaps of wounds received in the wars against the Danes, and was buried at Wimborne.
Lord Edward died in prison of the wounds received in the encounter which preceded his capture.
The longest, Theriaca, is an hexameter poem (958 lines) on the nature of venomous animals and the wounds which they inflict.
The superintendent of the Ninth Census, 1870, presented a computation 01 the effects of this causefirst, through direct losses, by wounds or disease, either in actual service of the army or navy, or in a brief term following discharge; secondly, through the retardation of the rate of increase in the colored element, due to the privations, exposures and excesses attendant upon emancipation; thirdly, through the check given to immigration by the existence of war, the fear of conscription, and the apprehension abroad of results prejudicial to the national welfare.
Alls forces were successful at the first engagement; but when the battle was renewed two days later he was deserted by some of his officers, and prevented by illness and wounds from himself taking the conduct of affairs.
Among them were four beys, one of whom, driven to madness by Mehemet Alls mockery, asked for a drink of water; his hands were untied that he might take the bottle, but he snatched a dagger from one of the soldiers, rushed at the pasha, and fell covered with wounds.
Brennus killed himself, "unable to endure the pain of his wounds," says Justin; more probably determined not to return home defeated.
Shakespeare introduces Siward and his son, whom he calls young Siward, into the tragedy of Macbeth, and represents the old man as saying when he heard that his son's wounds were in front, "Had I as many sons as I have hairs, I would not wish them to a fairer death."
Of the guard that defended Holyrood " the gentlemen and the rabble, when they saw all danger over, killed some and put the rest in prison, where many of them died of their wounds and hunger," a parallel to the Dunottar cruelties not usually mentioned by historians (" Balcarres Memoirs ").
From the first, however, it was clear that Friederike Brion could never become the wife of the Frankfort patrician's son; an unhappy ending to the romance was unavoidable, and, as is to be seen in passionate outpourings like the Wanderers Sturmlied, and in the bitter self-accusations of Clavigo, it left deep wounds on the poet's sensitive soul.
His works, The Five Wounds of the Holy Church and The Constitution of Social Justice, aroused great opposition, especially among the Jesuits, and in 1849 they were placed upon the Index.
The waters, which are used for drinking and in baths, are efficacious in the treatment of wounds and ulcers and in cases of scrofula, gout, skin diseases, &c. There is a military hospital, founded in 1760.
His benevolent despotism had healed the wounds inflicted by the barbarian invaders, and given to his subjects a false feeling of security.
In contact with the skin it produces painful wounds.
About 50,000 men were killed in Virginia, and probably ioo,000 died of wounds and disease.
The still prevalent use of linseed in poultices for open wounds is entirely to be reprobated.
Thus a twenty years' war was succeeded by a twenty years' peace, during which the nation recovered so rapidly from its wounds that it began to forget them.
When this is healthy the attacks of microbes are resisted, wounds heal readily, and patients recover from serious diseases which in persons of debilitated constitution would prove fatal.
They are naturally timid and inoffensive, but the larger kinds when hard pressed will turn and defend themselves, sometimes killing a dog by grasping it in their fore-paws, and inflicting terrible wounds with the sharp claws of their powerful hind-legs, supporting themselves meanwhile upon the tail.
Hlothhere was defeated and died of his wounds.
On the French side probably 8000 were killed or died of wounds.
Here he resumed his crusade against Mahommedanism, raised the fanatical spirit of the inhabitants, was stoned outside the city walls and died of his wounds on the 29th of June 1315.
Vendome at first opposed great obstacles to the plan which the prince had formed for carrying succours into Piedmont; but after a variety of marches and counter-marches, in which both commanders displayed signal ability, the two armies met at Cassano (August 16, 1705), where a deadly engagement ensued, and Prince Eugene received two severe wounds which forced him to quit the field.
On the 5th of October he was attacked by a band of assassins and left for dead, but the wounds were not mortal.
It is mainly, if not wholly, known to English readers through the medium of Malory's translation of the Erench Quete du Saint Graal, where it is the cup or chalice of the Last Supper, in which the blood which flowed from the wounds of the crucified Saviour has been miraculously preserved.
The nation only desired rest and the healing of its many wounds.
In 1757 and 1758 he fought in Germany, notably at Crefeld, received several wounds in the battle of Clostercamp (1760), was appointed marechal de camp in 1761 and inspector of cavalry and was frequently consulted by the ministers on technical points.
When attacked by dogs, the males use their sharp canine teeth, which inflict deep and even dangerous wounds.
In some species of the South American frogs of the genus Leptodactylus the breast and hands are armed with very large spines, which inflict deep wounds on the female held in embrace.
In La Reforme intellectuelle et morale (1871) he endeavoured at least to bind her wounds, to safeguard her future.
Absorption may also take place from the skin, from the rectum, from the respiratory passages, or from wounds, and from direct injection into the subcutaneous tissue or into a blood vessel.
Gustavus pursued Tilly into Bavaria, forced the passage of the Danube at Donauworth and the passage of the Lech, in the face of Tilly's strongly entrenched camp at Rain, and pursued the flying foe to the fortress of Ingolstadt where Tilly died of his wounds a fortnight later.
Another was more creditable to the tsar's heart than to his head; he turned from the sight of wounds and blood,.
Darian's power burned while Bianca's healed the invisible wounds created by the Grey God.
The wounds healed as she watched, his magic caressing her from the inside in a way thatâ€”she was embarrassed to admitâ€”was arousing.
The five barbarians toyed with Sami and inflicted him with wounds meant to disable and bleed him, to prolong the match without killing him.
The stranger touched her other hand to the bloodied wrist, and the wounds healed.
Xander refused to say more, aware there was no benefit in opening old wounds, especially the kind that had driven the five Original beings a part â€“ thereby leaving them vulnerable to the Watchers and Others â€“ before the Schism.
She is a medical practitioner and she told me that she still uses small accumulators with her patients to assist the healing of wounds.
Closed wounds At the end of an operation wound edges are brought together in direct apposition (primary wound closure ).
A strongly astringent herb, is used internally and externally for a large number of complaints, treatment for wounds and bleeding.
It has been suggested, however, that this somewhat backhanded compliment was intended rather to rub salt into Hooke's wounds.
Evaluation of the evidence base for magnetic bandages to heal wounds Where does the evidence come from?
Jones's CV includes creating zombified sailors for Pirates of the Caribbean and battle wounds for the forthcoming blockbuster Alexander the Great!
It isn't long, however, before Esther begins carving new and increasingly brutal wounds into her body.
The fungus infects young canes through wounds which are initially caused by raspberry cane midge attack, late spring frosts or pruning.
Size and spacing of puncture wounds match wolf canines.
Two trials compared wounds cleansed by showering with tap water with wounds that were not cleansed.
He died of wounds in a casualty clearing station near Arras on 1st October 1918, aged 33.
Does not the five wounds of His blessed body preach this doctrine to love Him?
The 18 strength honey is impregnated into highly absorbent alginate fiber dressings - ideal for dressing wounds.
Hydrofibre dressings are suitable for use in wounds with medium to high exudate and may be used for infected wounds if changed daily.
Flame This spicy liquid gives near total pain resistance, allowing the drinker to continue with wounds that would drop a lesser man.
The malady is cured by remove enchantment or cure heavy wounds or dispel magic in the meantime.
Gels have a high water content, which aids the rehydration of hard eschar and promotes autolysis in necrotic wounds.
Removal of excess exudate through irrigation may be of benefit in chronic wounds.
It is thought that the growth factor speeds up the movement of cells into the wounds.
She had a few nasty wounds and was very feisty, even managing to bite a member of staff during her check in.
The majority of acquired arteriovenous fistula in the neck are caused by penetrating trauma from gunshot or stab wounds 3.
The pup, a weaned male, had several deep wounds on the back of its head, its back and hind flippers.
It was also formerly used on wounds to prevent gangrene.
Indeed, apart from a deep gash to a cheek, all visible wounds were of the skinned knees variety.
In some severe burns and wounds, aloe gel may actually impede healing.
The wounds that are seen in plastic surgery are flaps, skin grafts and split thickness graft donor sites.
Despite his wounds, Trooper Finney succeeded in getting the gunner to the waiting Spartan.
Wounds may result from trauma or from a surgical incision.
In mink, early transmission of TME by subcutaneous inoculation had led to the proposal that natural transmission might be initiated via wounds.
They cause tiny puncture wounds in the skin which are very itchy.
Despite his wounds he boasts to the Storm-god that he will take the kingship of heaven.
PalmLaser - powerful low level laser that treats all kinds of wounds and skin lacerations, leg ulcers and pressure sores.
In the second study the effect of Medilan UltraÃ¢¢, Super Refined ultra-pure medical grade lanolin, was evaluated on superficial wounds.
She had sustained multiple scalp wounds and had a ligature around her neck, although the ligature had not caused her death.
He believes they were all caused by a microbe called Acinetobacter, first detected in the wounds of US servicemen in Vietnam.
This included animals which had been blinded, severely mutilated, or with open wounds.
Speeding up the healing of wounds is likely to reduce complications such as infections and tissue necrosis.
Patients are directed to rub the ointment into the affected areas, avoiding open wounds.
You can cast sleep, slow and blast spells, teleport up and down or apply healing ointments to your inevitably numerous wounds.
It would also appear prudent to encourage patients with chronic wounds to stop smoking, due to the potential deleterious effects on wound healing.
Then they really rubbed salt in the wounds by snatching the golden goal winner... in the final minute of extra time.
It's focus is to provide simple steps to develop self-worth and heal emotional wounds.
Patients with wounds of lesser severity may not need to pass through all echelons of care.
Grenville died of his wounds on the Spanish ship.
It contains chickweed, a herb that has been used for centuries to heal cuts and wounds and soothe itchy, irritated skin.
We suffered the self-inflicted wounds of financial and sexual sleaze.
Everything was made subservient to ostentation, even wounds, which were often subsequently enlarged for the purpose of boasting a broader scar.
Some had swellings or bruises; some had blood or pus seeping from their wounds.
The Fighter/Thief has his wounds tended and healed by Clerics using heal Spells, so that he is ready for combat again.
An infusion taken two to three times daily is a digestive tonic or can be used externally to wash wounds.
The magically empowered lashes seek your supple skin hungrily and form painful pulsating welts and bleeding wounds!
The spines can be a problem in gardens as they can inflict wounds.
Superficial exuding wounds, for example donor sites, are also suitable for this therapy.
Fungating malignant wounds often become cavity wounds, due to extensive tissue destruction (Figure 6 ).
Sugar pastes have also been used to clean dirty and malodorous wounds in the past (Middleton & Seal, 1985 ).
The current head count for deaths by gunshot wounds this year in Los Angeles is in excess of six hundred people.
One of the stab wounds penetrated the heart with fatal effect.
I have included a diagram of the sites of the puncture wounds which were evident.
A fellow Australian journalist, Eric Campbell, suffered minor shrapnel wounds in the blast.
According to the BBC reporter, the victims all had single bullet wounds in the back of the head or neck.
The antiseptic method of treating wounds (see Surgery) was introduced by Lord Lister, and was an outcome of Pasteur's germ theory of putrefaction.
Many larvae of beetles, moths, &c., bore into bark, and injure the cambium, or even the wood and pith; in addition to direct injury, the interference with the transpiration current and the access of other parasites through the wounds are also to be feared in proportion to the numbers of insects at work.
Flux.A common event in the exudation of turbid, frothing liquids from wounds in the bark of trees, and the odours of putrefaction and even alcoholic fermentation in these are sufficiently explained by the coexistence of albuminous and saccharine matters with fungi, yeasts and bacteria in such fluxes.
The treatment of wounds, injuries and deformities, with operative interference in general, is the special department of surgical practice (the corresponding parts of pathology, including inflammation, repair, and removable tumours, are sometimes grouped together as surgical pathology); and where the work of the profession is highly subdivided, surgery becomes the exclusive province of the surgeon, while internal medicine remains to the physician.
Wounds caused by projectiles, sabres, &c., are the special subject of naval and military surgery; while under the head of military hygiene we may include the general subject of ambulances, the sanitary arrangements of camps, and the various forms of epidemic camp sickness.
The Homeric heroes themselves are repre sented as having considerable skill in surgery, and as able to attend to ordinary wounds and injuries, but there is also a professional class, represented by Machaon and Podalirius, the two sons of Asclepius, who are treated with great respect.
The waters are used in cases of lymphatic affections, scrofula, rheumatism, wounds, &c. The principal buildings are a church of the 12th century, the state bathing-establishment and the military hospital; there are also the remains of a castle.
Used almost exclusively for bathing, they are prescribed for gout, rheumatism, and some scrofulous affections, and their reputed efficacy in alleviating the effects of gun-shot wounds had gained for Teplitz the sobriquet of "the warriors' bath."
They may have been represented or impersonated by priests in her rites as Attis was, but they were also, like him, not actual priests in the first instance, but objects of worship in which a frenzied dance, with accompaniment of flute music, the beating of tambourines, the clashing of cymbals and castanets, wild cries and self-infliction of wounds - the whole culminating in a state of ecstasy and exhaustion - were the most prominent features.
For they cut the cheeks of the males with a sword, so that before they receive the nourishment of milk they must learn to endure wounds.
From the crown of the head to the soles of the feet are you wounds and bruises and putrefying sores?
A worse outcome at that moment might have reopened the wounds of recent weeks.
In an ' exalted spirit ', she felt revulsion from the wounds she was tending [and] bitterly reproached herself.
The first installment is a bid to salve the wounds of those missing their daily dose of Pete Burns.
Blood seeping from the multiple wounds on his neck.
It 's focus is to provide simple steps to develop self-worth and heal emotional wounds.
He had received shrapnel wounds to his left shoulder.
By the time the main wound was raw, open and all the wounds looked like she 'd been slashed with a knife.
Larval Therapy This can be a useful treatment, especially for sloughing open wounds, which are infected with MRSA.
Smoothed edges around the holes indicate that the wounds healed in time.
The five stamen with anthers match the five sacred wounds & the three stigma the nails.
Venous stasis ulcers represent a significant number of chronic wounds, a variety of growth factors have been investigated in this area.
You cannot staunch the wounds of a character who is having their wounds treated.
They concluded that sterile saline should be replaced by tap water for the cleaning of acute soft tissue wounds.
The treatment proved to be particularly useful in treating septic wounds and the more serious kinds of suppurating wounds.
He was feted by the populace, including Emma who also ministered to the wounds he had sustained in the Battle.
Three of them had fingers or toes amputated and their wounds took months to heal during the dark Arctic winter.
I spoke to David Halpin, a trauma surgeon with extensive experience in dealing with the results of incised wounds.
The magically empowered lashes seek your supple skin hungrily and form painful pulsating welts and bleeding wounds !
A man will show no pain while taking the most ferocious beating but will wince when a woman tries to clean his wounds.
Fungating malignant wounds often become cavity wounds, due to extensive tissue destruction (Figure 6).
Sugar pastes have also been used to clean dirty and malodorous wounds in the past (Middleton & Seal, 1985).
Yarrow oil is antibacterial, pain-relieving, and incredibly helpful in healing all types of wounds.
These pesky insects are tiny, wingless, nesting creatures that feed on warm blooded organisms such as humans, and leave red wounds where they bite.
It can also be contracted by bite wounds from affected cats.
Since so many cat diseases are spread through bite wounds or sexual activity, it is always best to shelter your cat from these dangers.
The intense itching puts your cat at risk for secondary bacterial and fungal infections from scratching at her ears and perhaps causing open wounds.
Louis Pasteur first observed garlic's antibacterial qualities in 1858, and until World War II is was routinely used to prevent gangrene in patients with infected wounds.
Aborigines have used tea tree oil for many years to treat burns, cuts, and wounds.
Aborigines press tea tree leaves onto wounds or used them as poultices on burns or cuts.
Used for decades on humans and animals alike, it's widely considered a safe topical treatment for minor wounds.
Throughout history, herbalists and healers have prepared salves to rub into wounds and heal external ailments.
For thousands of years, aloe vera has been used to treat wounds and infections.
St. John's Wort also can be used to treat other conditions, such as skin inflammation, wounds or burns, recurring ear infections and vitiligo, which is a skin pigmentation disorder.
St. John's Wort can be taken internally to treat depression and applied topically to help heal wounds, burns and skin inflammation.
To treat wounds, burns and skin inflammation, spread a thin layer of St. John's Wort oil over the affected area and cover with a bandage.
This site explains how to create realistic wounds.
See the tutorial above for ways to paint it around actual special effects gashes or wounds.
Learn how to make lacerations, gunshot wounds, and more.
For zombie makeup, you will need a range of colors, including white and flesh tones for the base, brown and yellow colors to create bruises, black for shadows and hollows, and red for wounds.
Toilet tissue is used on top of the first layer of liquid latex to create texture and special effects like peeling skin, wounds, and scars.
Hearing about your sibling's accomplishments can open up old wounds of anger and resentment.
As if things weren't complicated enough, much of the conflict in relationships come from old wounds; things that linger in the unconscious mind.
Without vitamin K, wounds will not heal properly.
It was used for various antibacterial purposes, and in World War I and World War II it was used to protect against gangrene in wounds.
The death of Tupac Shakur shocked the music world after the rapper/actor died from gunshot wounds September 13, 1996.
The chief medical examiner found that there was no physical injury to her body, including trauma or wounds, which would indicate any foul play.
A neighbor ran to the aid of the woman, attempting to stop the bleeding from the over 20 stab wounds inflicted upon her body and face by Malil.
Initial reports also state that one of the victims had defensive wounds on their body in an attempt to fend off their attacker.
Sources state there were no medics on hand to tend to Huston's wounds so he had to go to the nearest hospital to get stitched up.
Garnets are used to protect and heal wounds.
Remember that the wounds from a gun cannot be reversed, such as with a stun gun or pepper spray.
They rarely come with the box or instruction manual and may have scuff marks, light scratches or other superficial wounds that won't affect play.
Washing the hands frequently, especially before eating and after using the bathroom, and keeping wounds clean can help prevent strep infection.
Types and causes of wounds are wide ranging, and healthcare professionals have several different ways of classifying them.
Cuts. These slicing wounds are made with a sharp instrument, leaving even edges.
Lacerations. Also called tears, these are separating wounds that produce ragged edges.
Also called velocity wounds, they are caused by an object entering the body at a high speed, typically a bullet.
Punctures. These deep, narrow wounds are produced by sharp objects such as nails, knives, and broken glass.
Minor wounds are especially common in childhood because children engage in so much rough-and-tumble play.
Acute wounds have a wide range of causes.
Wounds may also be an intentional result of violence involving assault with weapons, including fists, knives, or guns.
Many times wounds can be treated at home; however, additional medical attention is necessary in several instances.
Wounds which penetrate the muscle beneath the skin should be cleaned and treated by a doctor.
Some deep wounds that do not extend to the underlying muscle may only require butterfly bandages to keep them closed during healing.
Wounds to the face and neck, even small ones, should always be examined and treated by a doctor to preserve sensory function and minimize scarring.
Deep wounds to the hands and wrists should be examined for nerve and tendon damage.
Puncture wounds may require a tetanus shot to prevent serious infection.
Wounds that develop signs of infection should also be brought to a doctor's attention.
Treatment of wounds involves stopping any bleeding then cleaning and dressing the wound to prevent infection.
Ledum (Ledum palustre) is recommended for puncture wounds (taken internally).
Calendula (Calendula officinalis) is the primary homeopathic remedy for wounds.
Another naturally occurring antiseptic is tea tree oil (Melaleuca spp.), which can be mixed with water for cleaning wounds.
When wounds affect the nerves, especially in the arms and legs, St. John's wort (Hypericum perforatum) can be helpful when taken internally or applied topically.
Without the complication of infection, most wounds heal well with time.
Most actions that result in wounds are preventable.
Wounds tend to occur often during childhood, but most of them are minor and can successfully be treated at home.
Wounds and infections must be treated with care because tissue healing may be poor.
Constant bruises, skin wounds, and trips to the hospital take their toll on affected children and their parents.
More severe burns may require surgery to clean the wounds or even to perform skin grafting.
Patients between the ages of 17 and 30 are more likely to suffer facial injuries from gunshot wounds, while older adults are more likely to be injured by attacks with blunt objects.
Wounds to the soft tissues of the mouth bleed freely, but the plentiful blood supply that leads to this heavy bleeding also helps healing.
It is important to clean mouth wounds thoroughly with salt water or a hydrogen peroxide rinse to prevent infection.
The wounds, however, can still become infected by the harmful microorganisms that snakes carry in their mouths.
Deep puncture wounds result that can cause an infection if pieces of spine become embedded in the wound.
Most of the time, laboratory tests for identifying the microorganisms in bite wounds are performed if infection is present.
Some wounds are left open and allowed to heal on their own, while others require stitches (stitching may be delayed a few days if infection is a concern).
Experts advise, however, that cat-bite wounds should always be left open to prevent infection.
Stingray wounds should be washed with saltwater and then soaked in very hot water for 30 to 90 minutes to neutralize the venom.
Exact statistics on human bite wounds are difficult to establish, although one figure for closed-fist bites in the United States is 11.8 per 100,000 persons per year.
About 70 percent of all human bite wounds reported in North America involve adolescent males or adult males below the age of 40.
Deep bite wounds on a young child may indicate abuse by an adolescent or adult.
Even wounds that appear to be minor abrasion-type injuries may prove to be deeper puncture wounds when the doctor examines them.
Young children are particularly at risk for infection of puncture wounds from bites on the head because the skin on the scalp and forehead is relatively thin and soft.
All wounds from human bites are cleaned and disinfected as thoroughly as possible.
The usual choice for human bite wounds on the hand is a first-generation cephalosporin and either penicillin or amoxicillin-clavulanate (Augmentin).
Fingertip injuries include any wounds to the area at tip of the finger.
Small wounds to a fingertip's skin and pulp usually close on their own with complete healing within three to five weeks.
The most susceptible wounds are those that are caused by blunt trauma such as crushing or by bites.
The second aspect of treatment is to clean and disinfect any wounds and remove any dead flesh.
Other prevention measures involve prompt cleaning and protection of wounds and hygiene measure such as washing well after exposure to soil containing animal manure.
Superficial wounds can be cleaned and bandaged.
If the wounds are left untreated, the bacteria will multiply, causing pain, redness, swelling, itching, and oozing.
It is best to keep wounds clean and moist while they heal.
Wounds that are not fresh may need the attention of a physician in order to prevent complications such as blood poisoning.
Or they penetrate skin damaged by burns, cuts and scrapes, infection, insect bites, or wounds.
A good way to help prevent staph infections of wounds is to keep the wound clean and dry.
After about a month, the surgical wounds will have healed, and the child returns to the implant clinic to be fitted with the external parts of the device (the speech processor, microphone, and transmitter).
Wounds, sores, rashes, and boils are all lesions.
They should not put the medicine on skin that is wind burned, sunburned, or irritated, and not apply it to open wounds.
The intoxication destroys healthy tissue in the upper area of the throat around the tonsils or in open wounds in the skin.
Skin wounds should be cleaned with an antiseptic and covered with a bandage.
Deep puncture wounds should be flushed with a catheter and soapy water.
Animal bites can range from small injuries that barely break the skin to severe wounds that can cause a person to lose the use of a hand, eye, or foot or even bleed to death.
Cats, with their needle-like incisors and carnassial teeth, typically cause puncture wounds.
Puncture wounds appear innocuous on the surface, but the underlying injury goes deep.
The bacterial species most commonly found in animal bite wounds include Pasteurella multocida, Staphylococcus aureus, Pseudomonas sp., and Streptococcus sp.
Doctors are increasingly aware of the importance of checking animal bite wounds for anaerobic organisms, which are microbes that can live and multiply in the absence of air or oxygen.
A study published in 2003 reported that about two-thirds of animal bite wounds contain anaerobes.
All wounds from animal bites are cleaned and disinfected as thoroughly as possible.
Carnassial teeth often cause puncture wounds when a cat bites a human.
A nurse comes to the house, takes the baby's vital signs, assists with feeding and wound care if open wounds are present, and answers any questions that parents and other caregivers may have.
They help patients regain strength, coordination, range of motion, and posture through exercises, taking into account pain, swelling, or wounds.
They can also look like red-rimmed open wounds anywhere on the inner or outer skin of the genitals.
It was generally used to stop bleeding and heal ulcers or other wounds and to treat tuberculosis and kidney problems.
It is also necessary for healing wounds and is required to help the body absorb iron.
Collagen is essential for building tissue, healing wounds and building stronger bones.
Fangs can harbor bacteria and bite wounds can be dangerous, so seek medical attention if a bite occurs.
While you might need a little alone time to lick your wounds, it will make you feel much better if you share your grief with those who love you.
You'll may be vulnerable to the attention and sympathy you receive from others, but you don't want to start up something new until the wounds you've gotten from the old have healed.
When Caner's feeling are hurt (and they're easily hurt!), they retreat into their shell to lick their wounds.
It's no secret that Cancers are easily hurt; Once hurt, those wounds take a very long time, if ever, to heal.
Do not paint over sores, blisters, rashes, or wounds.
Carving a pumpkin with a sharp knife can cause cuts or puncture wounds.
They're responsible for making Ralph Fiennes look like Voldemort in the Harry Potter films, they make gunshot wounds look authentic and they cause some serious explosions, too!
They discovered huge wounds crudely sewn shut on her back where her kidneys had been removed.
The reports are the same in numerous cases; the livestock's blood has been drained through several puncture wounds, but the flesh is left on the carcass.
One of the first documented attacks of these creatures was in 1970 in Moca, Puerto Rico where a number of local horses and other animals were massacred through the draining of blood from two small puncture wounds in the neck.
The killings, once again, included all forms of livestock and the same identical puncture wounds as the attacks from a decade earlier.
The season revealed many secrets and deeper wounds, including the fact that Joan learned that Roland had an affair.
The wives returned with new wounds to nurse as they tried to assume their normal lives.
During the attack, Cane managed to knock Blake down the stairs where the man broke his neck, but Cane passed away from his wounds.
The dye was rubbed into the fresh wounds and then allowed to scar over and heal.
Tattooing creates thousands of tiny puncture wounds in your skin as the ink is delivered beneath the outer layers.
These products are not meant to be used on puncture wounds and can irritate your piercing further.
Scars can be customized through the use of irritants, inks and reopening of wounds as they begin to heal.
These creams are not designed for internal use or for puncture wounds.
Never use topical antibiotic creams or solutions containing benzalkonium chloride such as Bactine or commercial "Piercing Solution", These products are not designed for use on puncture wounds.
This cross, sometimes called the Jerusalem cross, is made up of five different crosses, each symbolizing one of Christ's wounds during crucifixion.
Tattoos are created by making hundreds of tiny wounds in the layers of your skin.
Plant pigments, metals and dyes are injected into these wounds, deep inside your skin's epidural layers.
The first market the company targeted was Civil War soldiers as Metropolitan Life offered disability insurance against losses due to sickness, accidents, or wounds sustained during armed conflict.
To offset some of these changes and help you attend to any drainage tubes or healing wounds on your chest you may need a medical camisole.
Exit Wounds, co-starring rapper DMX did pretty well at the box office, but that was the only movie that didn't go right to video in North America.
With the exception of Exit Wounds, the movies following Price of Central Park did get some limited theatrical released worldwide, but none acquire the status that his earlier actions did in the 80's and 90's.
He is old and has many wounds, but turns to the Autobot side to help.
Originally identified as a compound that helps wounds heal, copper peptide is now commonly found in skin care products.
To minimize the chance of keloids, avoid piercings or tattoos and get a dermatologist's advice about caring for any wounds.
He is board certified in plastic surgery and general surgery and has used aloe vera extensively in his practice for treating wounds, burns and frostbite, as well as other skin conditions.
Not only does it stabilize collagen production, it also helps heal wounds, protects the skin from free radical damage and might even lessen the severity and appearance of sun damage when applied topically.
It also encourages cellular preservation and is relied on to treat a number of skin disorders, including eczema and burn wounds.
Minor cuts and wounds, superficial cuts and scrapes can usually be treated at home.
Small scrapes and wounds could benefit from a small bandage.
You never know when an accident will occur and scrape wound treatment may help wounds from minor accidents to heal faster.
Do not apply lemon juice to open wounds as this will burn.
Wounds that turn pink, red or feel hot to the touch may be infected.
The so-called "pure" acid is applied to infected living tissues, especially to tuberculous sinuses or wounds, after scraping them, in order to destroy any part of the tuberculous material still remaining.
Of the dry antiseptics iodoform is constantly used in septic or tuberculous wounds, and it appears to have an inhibitory action on Bacillus tuberculosis.
In defending the town of Antrim against the rebels in 1798 O'Neill received wounds from which he died on the 18th of June, being succeeded as Viscount O'Neill by his son Charles Henry St John (1779-1841), who in 1800 was created Earl O'Neill.
The law of which we are the instruments strives even through the, carnage to cure the wounds due to the law of war.
Petroleum has very long been known as a source of light and heat, while the use of crude oil for the treatment of wounds and cutaneous affections, and as a lubricant, was even more general and led to the raw material being an article of commerce at a still earlier date.
Three years after his defeat at Beresteczko, Chmielnicki, finding himself unable to cope with the Poles single-handed, very reluctantly transferred his allegiance to the tsar, and the same year the tsar's armies invaded Poland, still bleeding from the all but mortal wounds inflicted on her by the Cossacks.
During the American Civil War he was consulting surgeon in the Mower Army Hospital, near Philadelphia, and acquired considerable reputation for his operations in cases of gun-shot wounds.
The spores germinate on a damp surface and enter the cortex through small cracks or wounds in the protecting layer.
Thus the bituminous and fatty matters found about the mummies and their wrappings were employed as a sovereign remedy, particularly for wounds and contusions, and a brisk trade began in these "exudations" of mummies.
After a furious battle at Castelja.loux, and suffering from fever from his wounds, he wrote his Tragiques (1571).
The latter, L'Heritier, also died of his wounds.
The earth was considered in ancient times a cure for old festering wounds, and for the bite of poisonous snakes.