Overview Symptoms Evaluation Treatment specialist Home Care pain in adults pain in children warning signs Underlying Cause
Burns due to Chemicals Symptoms
- Skin pain
- Skin tenderness
- Skin blisters
- Skin redness
- Skin swelling
- Peeling of the skin
A chemical burn to the face may cause:
Hydrofluoric acid burns may cause no symptoms, but causes a serious burn. Seek care immediately for a hydrofluoric acid burn.
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PubMed Burns due to Chemicals References
- Hettiaratchy S, Dziewulski P. ABC of burns: pathophysiology and types of burns. BMJ. 2004 Jun 12;328(7453):1427-9. Erratum in: BMJ. 2004 Jul 17;329(7458):148. 
- Peate WF. Work-related eye injuries and illnesses. Am Fam Physician. 2007 Apr 1;75(7):1017-22.