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Home treatment for second degree burns

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Dr.    Prof. Kunal Saha MD

This is from a boiling hot mug of coffee, just poured from the water kettle. I believe the temperature was somewhere near 300 degrees Farenheit. I was trying to avoid tripping over a large toy in the hallway and ended up... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prof. Kunal Saha ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kakkar S. MD

Hi doc. My sister suffered some burns yesterday when she accidently touched her leg to our two wheeler silencer. It looks like a second level of burn as I can see a blister formed. She is although ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Kakkar S. MD

Is this a second or third degree burn? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Salah Saad Shoman MD

Is it safe to still use a sauna with a first, possibly slightly second, degree burn? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Salah Saad Shoman ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Shanthi.E MD

I have a 2nd degree burn on my foot/ankle that is 2 days old. Do I still need to keep it covered? Anything specific I need to do to help it heal? ... View answer

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Dr. Santra MD

I burned my arm approx. two inches below the wrist. The burn resulted from accidentally touching an oven rack and is about 2 long and a bit less than 1/2 wide. It appears to be a second degree... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Santra ( Dentist)
Dr. Harshit Bhachech MD

Hi there. I have a 3 day old second degree burn to my wrist/base of my thumb. It is approximately 4 inches in diameter. Today the pain has intensified, a general all over throb. Half of the wound has ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harshit Bhachech ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Swetha Dhananjay MD

I got a second degree burn on my thumb and it formed a huge blister. I drained the blister ... and it burns like hell ! What am I supposed to do ? The burn is the full length of my thumb... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Swetha Dhananjay ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Rahul Kumar MD

treatment based on toxic levels of biliruben. It was being used for treatment of a burn of a second degree burn. My wife and I were pressured into grafting knowing full well that... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney MD

I suffered a large 2 inch second degree burn on my forearm @ work on an oven door in a bakery. I ... around area. What kind of treatment is good and should I be using cream or ointment and is it... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney ( Dermatologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Richa Agarwal MD

Hi, Thanks for writing to us. Wash the finger under cold water, apply silver sulphadiazine cream and consult a surgeon. Hope it is useful. Good luck. Regards Dr.Richa

Dr. Chintan Solanki MD

no if reddish brown , it will heal. Second degree burn , no scar likely.

Dr.  Laxmikant Soni MD

Hey...apply silver sulfadiazine ointment Asap. And get a dressing done. Start antibiotic with pain killers. Thanks Hit for a thanks.