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When to Seek Medical Care
If you feel a sunburn is severe, call the doctor. The doctor can then
decide to treat
the individual at home or in the office or refer them to an emergency department.
If a person suffers any of these conditions with sunburn they should go to a hospital's emergency department:
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 7/15/2014
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