Friday, November 23, 2012

A Delicate Stitch Job

This girl came in a few days ago with a wound on her eye lid.  The story was that she fell out of bed and hit a rock.  (We were suspicious that the story wasn't true.)  


Cleaning and preparing to stitch.


There was this glob of tissue that needed removed before I could stitch.


All stitched up!


A few days later when we took stitches out--see the stitches on the gauze?


Almost healed

Emergency runs.

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