After the patient was prepped with local anesthetic to the left…

Question After the patient was prepped with local anesthetic to the left… After the patient was prepped with local anesthetic to the left cheek area, the cheek was dressed and draped with Betadine.  The 1.7 cm simple cheek laceration of the skin was closed with three interrupted 6-0 silk sutures.  Gentamicin ointment was applied to laceration and a dressing was placed on the left cheek.  The patient tolerated the procedure well. Health Science Science Nursing Share QuestionEmailCopy link Comments (0)