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Belleville, PA
A 35-year-old female asked about a male:

My 4-year old touched a hot muffler. two fingers are blistering so far. should i take him to the hospital?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Barry Bergman
Pediatrics 42 years experience
Burns: When a burn causes blistering it is considered a second degree burn and certainly will need medical attention. Go to your doctor now.
Last updated Feb 4, 2014

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