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My daughter has a large 2nd degree burn on her leg and I

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My daughter has a large 2nd degree burn on her leg and I forgot to ask the er doctor how to wash her with it and if it can be gotten wet for short periods of time
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Thomas, MD replied 2 months ago.


Sorry to hear about this.

I will help you with it.

You need to talk with her doctor tomorrow.

Usually, I keep these try and treat them for one to 3 days before going into the bath.

Wash the rest of her but not the burn at this point.

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