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Overview

A burn is damage to the skin or body tissue from exposure to heat, ultra-violet light, radiation, hot liquid, steam, fire, flammable liquids or gases, chemicals, or electricity. Minor burns typically heal on their own without treatment, while mor[read article]

Tests for Burns

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A physical examination is a routine test your doctor performs to check your overall health. It is also known as a wellness check. A physical examination helps your ...  More
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Electrolyte Panel
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Arterial Blood Gas (ABG) Test
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Medical Procedures for Burns

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Intravenous Fluid Replacement
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Oxygen therapy provides supplemental oxygen to people with breathing disorders.  More
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Rehabilitation Therapy
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Application of Sterile Dressing
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Surgical Procedures for Burns

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Debridement of Wound of Skin
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A skin graft is a surgical procedure that involves removing skin from one part of your body (the donor site) and moving it, or transplanting it, to a different part...  More
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Prescribed Medications for Burns

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COLLAGENASE (kohl LAH jen ace) is an enzyme that breaks down collagen in damaged tissue and helps healthy tissue to grow. It may help wounds heal faster.  More
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LIDOCAINE (LYE doe kane) is an anesthetic. It causes loss of feeling in the skin and surrounding tissues. It is used to prevent and to treat pain from some procedur...  More
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SILVER SULFADIAZINE (SIL ver sul fa DYE a zeen) is a sulfonamide antibiotic. It is used on the skin for second or third degree burns. It helps to prevent or treat s...  More
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benzalkonium chloride topical(Benzalkonium Chloride )
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Over the Counter Medications for Burns

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LIDOCAINE (LYE doe kane) is an anesthetic. It causes loss of feeling in the skin and surrounding tissues. It is used to prevent and to treat pain from some procedur...  More
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benzalkonium chloride topical(Benzalkonium Chloride , others...)
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