A wound is a type of injury in which skin is torn, cut or punctured (an open wound), or where blunt force trauma causes a contusion (a closed wound). In pathology, it specifically refers to a sharp injury which damages the dermis of the skin.

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Microplasma - Plasma Medicine - Wound Care
... it, making it ideal for disinfecting wounds ... that microplasmas stop bleeding without damaging healthy tissue, disinfect wounds, accelerate wound healing, and selectively kill some types of cancer cells ... accelerate the replication of cells—an important step in the wound healing process ...
Salt The Wound - Biography - Rotten Records and Disestablishment
... and release their demo that had them searching for a label until 2007, which led to Salt the Wound being signed to Rotten Records ... Salt the Wound achieved underground success in 2008 through their debut studio album, Carnal Repercussions which attracted radio airplay as well as touring requests ... On October 30, 2009, Salt the Wound announced that they were "hanging up the towel" ...
A Praga - Plot
... A wound begins to open in his side which has an agonizing hunger for raw meat which he must constantly feed in order to stop the burning pain ... Perplexing his doctors, Juvenal's wound becomes hungrier as the film progresses, the man becomes delirious and murders his wife, thinking she will leave him because ... The witch then reappears and coaxes him into feeding the wound with the body of his dead wife ...
Prayer To The Shoulder Wound Of Jesus
... of God, I, a miserable sinner, salute and worship the most Sacred Wound of Thy Shoulder on which Thou didst bear Thy heavy Cross, which so tore Thy Flesh and laid ... give Thee thanks for this most sacred and painful Wound, beseeching Thee by that exceeding pain and by the crushing burden of Thy heavy Cross, to be merciful to me, a sinner, to forgive me all my mortal ... His greatest unrecorded suffering and the wound that inflicted the most pain on Him in Calvary and Jesus answered "I had on My Shoulder, while I bore My Cross on the Way of Sorrows, a grievous Wound which ...
Arturo Belleza Rotor - Writing Career
... Philippine Book Guild the guild's initial publication (1937) was Rotor's The Wound and the Scar, despite Rotor's protests that someone else's work should have been ... Rotor's best-known literary works are The Wound and the Scar (1937), Confidentially, Doctor (1965), Selected Stories from the Wound and the Scar (1973 ...

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    My Vanquisher, spoild of his vanted spoile;
    Death his deaths wound shall then receive, & stoop
    *nglorious, of his mortall sting disarm’d.
    I through the ample Air in Triumph high
    Shall lead Hell Captive maugre Hell, and show
    The powers of darkness bound. Thou at the sight
    Pleas’d, out of Heaven shalt look down and smile,
    John Milton (1608–1674)

    ‘I shall be one with nature, herb, and stone’,
    Shelley would tell me. Shelley wound be stunned:

    The dullest Tommy hugs that fancy now.
    ‘Pushing up daisies’ is their creed, you know.
    Wilfred Owen (1893–1918)

    The wound that’s made by fire will heal,
    But the wound that’s made by tongue will never heal.
    Tiruvalluvar (c. 5th century A.D.)