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What is the difference between abrasions and cuts?

ABRASIONS
Abrasion is an injury caused to the skin by forceful rubbing or Scraping. During this state there is a possibility of illing, contamination infection. The abrasions are very painful because the nerve endings are exposed.

First Aid Treatment

Clean the wound with antiseptic solution and remove all dirt particles and foreign particles attached to the injured area.
Apply an antiseptic solution and if necessary apply non-adherent dressing or sterile gauze.
Give an injection of tetanus toxoid.

CUTS (INCISED OPEN WOUNDS)
These are caused by any sharp-edged article like knife, razor, blade, broken glass, sword, axe etc.

First Aid Treatment
1. Stop bleeding by applying pressure.
2. Apply antiseptic solution followed by non-adherent or sterile dressing.