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Open wound due to trauma

Open wound due to trauma is encountered rarely on Symcat. We will add more content to this page if enough people like you show interest.

What are the symptoms?

Within all the people who go to their doctor with open wound due to trauma, 2% report having skin on arm or hand looks infected, 1% report having shoulder stiffness or tightness, and 1% report having wrist swelling.


What might my doctor prescribe?

Common Tests and Procedures

Patients with open wound due to trauma often receive wound care management, suturing of wound, complete physical skin exam performed (ml), cat scan of head, application of splint, examination of foot, blood alcohol and other therapeutic procedures .

Common Medications

The most commonly prescribed drugs for patients with open wound due to trauma include tetanus toxoid vaccine (adacel), diphtheria toxoid vaccine / tetanus toxoid vaccine, bacitracin (septa), rabies vaccine (obsolete), diphtheria toxoid vaccine (prohibit), benzoin topical, rabies immune globulin, human, papain-urea topical, benzocaine-cetylpyridinium topical, guanethidine, goldenseal preparation, pentobarbital and amlodipine / hydrochlorothiazide / valsartan .

Who is at risk?

Groups of people at highest risk for open wound due to trauma include .

Age

< 1 years
0.2x
1-4 years
0.9x
5-14 years
1.2x
15-29 years
1.3x
30-44 years
0.9x
45-59 years
0.9x
60-74 years
0.8x
75+ years
1.2x

Sex

Male
1.4x
Female
0.7x

Race/Ethnicity

Black
1.0x
Hispanic
1.0x
White
1.0x
Other
0.6x
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