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Treating cuts and scrapes

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If the wound is deep, bleeding heavily, or appears infected, the patient should seek medical attention immediately. If the wound is minor, however, it can likely be treated with basic first aid. 

CLEAN THE WOUND 

The first step in treating a cut or scrape is to clean the wound thoroughly. Wash your hands with soap and water, then clean the wound with water. If there is debris or dirt in the wound, use tweezers to...

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