Thermal (Heat or Fire) Burns (cont.)
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When to Seek Medical Care
Seek emergency medical care if you have any partial or full thickness burn that involves the genitals, eyes, ears, hands, or feet, or burns over major joints regardless of size. Also seek immediate medical care for the following burns:
Call 911 for emergency medical transport in these cases:
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 6/30/2014
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