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A 32-year-old female asked:

I had a water burn on my feet and without thinking i applied ice to it for 5 mins to cool them down. im worried ive done more damage. my feet look fine just feel cold, how long before i know if i damaged them?

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 38 years experience
Blisters: A first degree burn may have occurred. Watch for signs of a secondary burn, worsening pain and blisters. If this occurs, please see urgent care.
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