Most wounds heal , but there are certain wounds that do not heal leading to Non Healing Wounds . A wound that does not heal in 5- 8 weeks in spite of taking proper care and following instructions are Non Healing wounds. In such cases , the healing process slows down. Wounds that do not heal or the Non Healing Wounds can impair normal day -to day activities.
There are certain condition that lead to Non Healing Wounds like :
The most common presentation of a non healing wound is an Ulcer. The treatment of a Non Healing Wound is based on the severity of the wound or the ulcer. However multiple Treatment options are available. The right treatment will be decided by your doctor which can be a combination of treatments also .
Various factors affect and cause Non Healing Wounds like metabolic issues, vascular issues , post chemotherapy , immunosuppression
Vitamin C plays an important role in wound healing . In the deficiency of Vit C , Non Healing Wounds can be caused.
In case of wounds that are caused by decreased blood flow compression bandages and stockings can help it heal faster. This helps in improving the blood circulation in the area.
Most wounds don’t heal without debridement . debridement consist of removing dead tissue pieces from the area and thue restoring blood supply