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Can you tell me about treating burns?

Can you tell me about treating burns?

A specialty: Severe burns, especially in children, should be treated at a burn center. The main principles are to replace fluids, excise and graft 3rd degree burns early and prevent and treat infection. Less severe burns can often be treated as an outpatient with topical mild antiseptic creams. They should be managed by a general or plastic surgeon. ...Read more

Dr. Charles Breaux
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Burn (Heat Or Fire) (Definition)

A burn is an injury to the skin caused by heat, flames, or chemicals. Burns are more or less severe depending on which layers of the skin are affected. A first-degree burn is in the epidermis, or the top layer of the skin. A second-degree burn affects the dermis, or second layer of the skin. A third-degree burn goes all the way through the skin. A fourth-degree burn extends to deeper structures such as muscle and bone. ...Read more


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My heel burns when i put the lotion on, does it mean that it's bringing out the pain?

My heel burns when i put the lotion on, does it mean that it's bringing out the pain?

No it doesn't: are you putting lotion on because your heel hurts? or is it that your just putting lotion on and then lotion is irritating you? ...Read more

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My heel constantly aches, burns and doesn't matter what kind of shoes i wear. What can I do for relief?

My heel constantly aches, burns and doesn't matter what kind of shoes i wear. What can I do for relief?

Find out: What it is first but likely plantar fascitis and until you see a doctor use rest, ice, compression and elevation. Stretch foot toward body with a band or towel and take some otc nsaid. ...Read more

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How long do friction burns that have bleed take to heel. Will it be faster if I use healing jel?

How long do friction burns that have bleed take to heel.  Will it be faster if I use healing jel?

Abrasions and gels: Friction burns are very shallow abrasion if the uppermost layers of the skin. Often, they are pretty painful. They heal, however, pretty rapidly. Do not let them get too dry, since that will slow the healing process. A healing gel is generally a means of adding moisture to a wound..so, yes, it would help ...Read more

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My daughter has an itchy rash from heel to toe but it burns real bad it mainly on all her joint?

My daughter has an itchy rash from heel to toe but it burns real bad it mainly on all her joint?

Athlete's foot: A burning rash on the bottom of the foot is athlete's foot until proven otherwise. Try an over-the-counter antifungal cream or spray; if that doesn't work, you'll need to consult a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Why is it that when i wear high heels my foot starts to burn?

Why is it that when i wear high heels my foot starts to burn?

Pain: The position of the foot/ankle complex is in when wearing high heels is not a normal position. There are abnormal pressures put on the bones, muscles and nerves of the calf, ankle and foot. The pressures and strain on the nerve causes pain which, in your case, is perceived as burning. Burning pain is a type of neuropathy. So, the wearing of high heels is causing you to have neuropathic symptoms. ...Read more

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What would make the heel of my foot to burn?

What would make the heel of my foot to burn?

Several possibilitie: Certianly, the most common cause would be plantar fascitis with inflammation of the superficial medical calcaneal nerves. However, there are other, more remote possiblities... Reiter's disease, ankylosing spondylitis... Just to name a couple. If it continues, and/or becomes worse with time, contact a foot and ankle specialist to determine the cause and treatment. ...Read more

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How much time it take for a small burn marks on cheek to heel complete,what fasten it heeling?

How much time it take for a small burn marks on cheek to heel complete,what fasten it heeling?

Depends: It depends on what you call a small burn mark. Is it a burn or. a scar left by a burn.If it is a burn how did it happen and how deep it is or was.And if it is a scar,how old is the scar.Since we don't have information ,I advice you consult your doctor or a dermatologist to get the answer to your question ...Read more