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How to Treat Acid And Chemical Burns?


Medical Treatment:
Immediate first aid:
  • Remove the chemical and affected clothing-
    Do not wipe the skin as this may spread contamination.
    Rinse continuously with clean water-
    Only use water do not rub or wipe the area.
    • Treatment for chemical burns includes:
      • Clean the burn and cover it with a suitable dressing.
      • Continue to wash the corrosive substance with water until it is removed completely.
      • If required, a tetanus jab.
      • Pain relief.