Emergency treatment is needed if a cut is deep and may have
penetrated through the skull. Call 911 or other emergency services immediately and:
The following steps will protect the wound and protect you from
another person's blood if emergency care is not needed.
signs of shock.
June 6, 2012
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
& H. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
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