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How long after 2nd degree burn with boiling water to my hand/fingers will I be able to write again? Too sore to use pencil now, it happened yesterday.

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Dr. Darryl Blinski
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: 2nd degree burn hand

How do you know it is even a 2nd degree and not a 3rd degree.
Where you seen by a doctor? In most cases of 2 nd degree the healing can take unto 10 to 14 days for complete re epithialization. Best to see a doctor!

In brief: 2nd degree burn hand

How do you know it is even a 2nd degree and not a 3rd degree.
Where you seen by a doctor? In most cases of 2 nd degree the healing can take unto 10 to 14 days for complete re epithialization. Best to see a doctor!
Dr. Darryl Blinski
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