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Old 11-07-2008, 11:35 AM
 
Location: Orlando
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I have a very low tolerance for pain. I even screamed when I got a tetanus shot.

You'll do fine....I'm not overly fond of tetanus shots myself and I get allergy shots every two weeks!
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Old 11-07-2008, 11:52 AM
 
Location: Texas
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Take a pair of tweezers and a small pair of scissors (I like those that come in a manicure set with a sharp point). Pull the ends with the tweezers and slip the scissors under the knot, clip and pull. Very simple!
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Old 11-07-2008, 07:22 PM
 
Location: Salt Lake City, Utah
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Thank you everybody. I had mine taken off today after having them in for over two weeks.
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Old 02-21-2011, 11:36 AM
 
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I personally have stitches in my finger, but my parents wont let me take them out by myself and are opting to pay a doctor when I could just take them out myself.. Theyre wierd..
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Old 01-04-2017, 02:34 PM
 
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Hi I went for a operation about two years ago under my chin, I had to remove a gland that could have been harmful in the long run. When I went and got the gland removed I got stitches. However, the doctor did not notify me about getting the stitches removed, all she mentioned was removing the bandage after a couple of days. Since then I realised that there has been a growth on the stitches and recently it has been starting to show more. Could you please advise me on what is suitable to be done in this situation?
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