Finger Hit By A Sharp Weapon.?
Good morning I want to ask my thumb which was hit by a machete and bled enough to appear white and white, but my first aid was cleaned with running water and betadine was covered with hansaplas, the blood stopped then did I have to see a doctor? Btw how long will the wound heal to regenerate my thumb and what makes the wound heal quickly, Thank you
A finger with a machete wound can cause a variety of conditions, such as only abrasions, to lacerations. From the situation that you are experiencing, after being hit by a machete your first aid is sufficiently appropriate to drain the water in the area around the wound, and should then immediately freeze / apply pressure on the area with a clean cloth or gauze. Then immediately check yourself into the nearest health facility.
If your finger is bleeding a lot and you see a white part, it might be caused by a torn wound. A pretty deep cut can cause the appearance of muscles or tendons that look like white.
Therefore, to ascertain the cause of the situation that you are experiencing, it is recommended that you consult yourself directly to the doctor, so that the doctor can examine your situation further. if a tear is found, the doctor will suture. Sewing sores will usually improve in about 7 days. There is no medicine that can accelerate your wound healing. It is important not to give just any drug can actually cause infection wounds.
The following article you can read about tear
may be useful. thank you