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Kerosene skin burn

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Dr. Shanti Vennam MD

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

Answered by : Dr. Shanti Vennam ( OBGYN)
Dr.  Shafi Ullah Khan MD

, removed my dress, and realized kerosene got on my underwear, and skin. I've washed it off, but it is still ...I accidentally broke an oil lamp about an hour ago. Some of the kerosene got on the front... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shafi Ullah Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

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... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)
Dr.   Ashish Verma MD

Hi my girlfriend burned herself specifically her last 2 fingefs on her right hand. She grabbed a hot tatium nail that was lit very shortly before she grabbed it, it started to blister the next day ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashish Verma ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Eric Goldstein MD

when heating a room with kerosean and a toddler is in the room , how dangerous is it, I notice that the inside of his nose is black when I clean it, but he has no problem breathing or anything. I stop using the heater for... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Eric Goldstein ( Pediatrician)

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Dr. Mudit Thapliyal MD

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 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mudit Thapliyal ( Ayurveda Specialist)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

I dripped some kerosene on my foot. It soaked through my shoe and socks after an hour and is burning my skin like a moderate sun burn ? I applied some Allegra (diphenhydramine hydrochloride 2% )... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

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 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.  M. Vamsi Krishna MD

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 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. M. Vamsi Krishna ( Diabetologist)
Dr.  Satyadeo Choubey MD

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.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Satyadeo Choubey ( Pulmonologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Jyothi B L MD

Hi, Wash it with cold water. Nothing else is necessary. For pain, take NSAID painkillers. Any further queries, happy to help again.

Dr.    Muhammad Ahmad MD

Wash it clean water and if its paining bring lignocain gel from some medical store and apply on it if its on face apply polyfax on it if it is other than face apply sulfasalazine cream on it..after lignocain..DONT aply...

Dr. P. T. Patil MD

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...