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Chemical Burns (cont.)

Chemical Burns Prognosis

Most chemical burns are minor and can be treated without causing long-term problems. Some burns, however, cause significant scarring or other medical complications. Some of the chemical burns that have a more guarded outlook are ingested and inhaled chemicals that may cause burns. These burns can lead to permanent disability or death.

Burns in the eye can lead to blindness.

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