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A 35-year-old female asked about a female:

My 19 month daughter got a minor second deg burn last sunday. i used cold compress and neosporin. wound seems to be healing should apply silvadene (silver sulfadiazine) now?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Cheryl Coldwater
Pediatrics 40 years experience
Not necessary: If it is starting to heal, neosporin and keeping it clean should be sufficient. Watch for signs of infection- increased redness, swelling, pus drainage.
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