An abscess is a tender mass generally surrounded by a colored area. If you have a sore larger than 1 cm or a high fever, come in to see a physician.
Laceration repair is done to heal a cut or tear in the skin. Its main focuses are to clean the wound, prevent bacterial infection and stop further bleeding. Often times, sutures are used to mend the skin together so that it heals with very little scarring.
an ingrown toenail occurs when the nail grows into the flesh instead of over it. An ingrown nail can be caused by cutting the toenails too short, wearing improper shoes, or by an injury.
Skin tags are very common but harmless, small, soft skin growths. They can occur on the eyelids, neck, armpits, groin folds, and under breasts. Treatments for skin tag removal including cauterization or cutting off the skin tag. Warts are small skin growths caused by HPV infection. Warts can be treated through cauterization as well.