sharp debridement


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sharp debridement

Removal of necrotic tissue from a wound with a scalpel or a related surgical tool.
See also: debridement
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Debridement can be done surgically (sharp debridement), biologically (maggot debridement therapy), biochemically (enzymes) or chemically (antiseptics).
Sharp debridement. Even with all the modern wound care products and technologies available, sharp debridement remains the quickest, easiest way to debride.
Sharp debridement can then be done if required in patients with adequate arterial supply.
Surgical or sharp debridement is the quickest method for removing necrotic tissue.