FRANCOISE SAUZE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY FRANCOISE SAUZE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Head injury. A sutured laceration on a man's scalp. Sutures are inserted into wounds to hold them together until they heal. Sutures are made of materials such as catgut, linen, and stainless steel wire. Sutures like these are removed 1-2 weeks after insertion.
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