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My wife, who has had a lot of vericose or spider veins

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my wife, who has had a lot of vericose or spider veins treaded, cut her self shaving.
im pretty sure she cut an artery because it squirted blood (a lot of blood before I could get pressure or a compress on the cut. should she go to the ER ?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 2 years ago.
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Yes she should.
This can be life threatening.
meanshile apply pressure constantly, elevate the limp and support the limb with a splint.
Please call 911 for immediate assistance.
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