Fishhook removal

Alternative Names

Fishhook removal from skin

Definition of Fishhook removal

This article discusses how to remove a fishhook that is stuck in the skin.

Review

John E. Duldner, Jr., MD, MS, Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Samaritan Regional Health System, Ashland, Ohio. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 1/30/2009

Skin layers

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