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Kerosene skin burn

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Used kerosene to treat lice. Now skin started burning. How to get relief?

I have lice my mom recommend kerosene. ...now my skin is burning. How do I calm the burning?! ...
 

Ingested kerosene by accident. How much is harmful? Have nausea and chest burn

Hallo doctor. This is my first time on the site because i think i've ingested some kerosene just ... kerosene for that. I pour some kerosene to rub the paint off. Then on an act of impulse, i licked my finger ...
 

What is the treatment for burned skin?

hi , 8 days back i got burned by boiling water. While cleaning it in water some of the skin got removed. i am applying silverex continuously on the wound but it is still wet with some blood spot ...
 

Suyggest treatment for skin burn

Two days back, I got a burn on my feet by pouring extreme hot water.. I dont know how to treat ... relief at that moment only.. after taking out i got full of burning sensation inside my foot.. i have ...
 

Suggest treatmentf for skin burn

Hi, My friend has chemical burns on his hand that caused his hands to be dry and peeling. He constantly wears cotton gloves and then clear plastic over them and then his work gloves to protect them from ...
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What is the home remedy for skin burn due to kerosene?

Hello, My boyfriend has accidently got some Kerosene on his legs today while working. It has burnt his skin and is starting to blister. The only things we have to treat it tonight are Dettoll ...
 

Is the kerosene oil smell injurious to health?

Hello, My husband likes to fly model jets that use kerosene as fuel. He stores the jets in our garage and keeps the kerosene oil in the containers provided for them But the smell is still strong. Does ...
 

Could the headache be the result of inhaling kerosene fumes?

I work in a small warehouse with ceiling fans to push the heat down. Next door burns kerosene (deisel fuel) all day to heat their space. I can smell the fumes pretty much all day. I think my fans pull ...
 

Sharp pain in the centre of chest. Can burning new firelogs with kerosene be the cause?

of their burn time. Could the kerosene be causing my chest pain? We only bought 2 to try and I have no intention .... The only change to our lifestyle has been the burning of new firelogs on our fire. They are apparently made ...
 

Burn scars after stove blast. Melgain lotion, tarcolimus ointment not effective. How to make skin color normal?

in 2011 January i got burns in one function as kerosene stove got blast and i took burns treatment ... on forehead not at all going nor my skin color changed to normal. I request you to suggest me something very ...
 

What could be the effect of prolonged exposure to kerosene fumes for a cancer patient?

I have a boiler run by kerosene for heat and hot water, I have smelled fumes and the kerosene smell ... that there was a density in my lungs and could possibly be chemical burns...what about prolonged exposure? I am also ...
 

Blisters on arm due to kerosene poisoning. Having bad headaches, dizziness and high BP. How long will it continue?

hi doc,my name is trevor and i have kerosene poisening through my skin on my arm .this occured a week ago.ever since my arm has been blistering and i have had a bad headache now for four days and very ...
 

Spillage of kerosene oil, oil fumes. Have tightness in chest. What does this refer to?

Hello, we have had an spillage of kerosene oil while away for a week-end, as a result of our .... The engineers had told us we needed to run the boiler to burn the fuel which we tried, only to result ...
 

Is it harmful to breath in kerosene fumes?

How harmful is breathing in kerosene fumes? Our heater broke down in the middle of the night and we woke to the odor of kerosene early in the morning. we obsorbed the liguid and even pulled up some ...
 

Burn my skin in the sun

Hello,doctor please help me I burn my skin in the sun. ...
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I got a little kerosene on me, and its burning worse than a sunburn. Can kerosene burn skin? And how do i calm the pain
Hi, Wash it with cold water. Nothing else is necessary. For pain, take NSAID painkillers. Any further queries, happy to help again.
 
What should I do about kerosene burns on my 20 year old son't chest?
Hello Thanks for query. Treatment depends upon whether burns raesuperficial or deep. Incase of superficial burns clean it with Betadine and apply topical antibiotic ointment like Soframycin or Neosporin . Take antibiotic to prevent it from getting infected Take anti inflammatory medication like Brufen twice daly. If it is deep burn consult general surgeon for proper management . Dr.Patil.
 
Can i use baking soda for acne and pimples?
No, definitely not, as it will cause the skin to burn.
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