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A 36-year-old male asked about a female:

If a 16 month old is burned with boiling water, must you put any creams on after being discharged from hospital?

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Dr. Christine Hom
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Medical advice: If special dressings were needed, you would have been instructed on leaving hospital. Skin may not have been breached, in which case handling the area as little as possible and cleaning very gently may be all that is needed. Ask your doctor to take a look.

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Last updated Nov 3, 2018

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