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A 30-year-old female asked:

I burned my lip with silver nitrate & then scrubbed the stain off with salt water, taking lip skin off. i now have a blistered lip. do i keep it dry?

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Dr. Jeffrey Fromowitz
Dermatology 19 years experience
Moist: Moist wounds heal better then those allowed to dry out and scab. I sugguest keeping it moistened with a topical antibiotic. Also i would have the area evaluated by a dermatologist in your area.

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Last updated Mar 22, 2016

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