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Chemical Burns (cont.)

Chemical Burns Follow-up

After leaving the emergency department, call the designated doctor within 24 hours to arrange follow-up care. Patient's should call sooner if any new problems or concerns arise.

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Acids are defined as proton donors (H+), and bases are defined as proton acceptors (OH-).

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