Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Amputations Amputated Part

Place the amputated tissue inside a clean, sealed plastic bag or cup and then place the container on ice. Avoid direct contact between the amputated part, and water or ice.

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Last Updated: Sep 6, 2007 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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