Can I scuba dive with a wound in the ocean? (Photo)
7 months ago
Hallo, I had a 4×4 cm open wond in my front head sculp, most of it healed except for asmall area which have light scub layer on it. My q is, is it safe to practice scuba diving in the ocean without subjecting my self to the risk of infection?
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If you have an open wound you should see a doctor for treatment. You probably should avoid scuba diving.
If you have an open wound you should see a doctor for treatment. You probably should avoid scuba diving. Check with your doctor.
Wound on scalp
Scuba diving should be delayed until 1 weeks after the wound has healed and the crusts are gone. Don't mess with it.
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