1st, 2nd, and 3rd Degree Burns

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1st Degree Burn

1st Degree Burns are burns that affect only the superficial skin.When damage penetrates into some of the underlying layers, it is a partial-thickness
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2nd Degree Burn

A burn that affects the epidermis and the dermis classified as superficial or deep according to the depth of injury. The superficial type involves the epidermis and is characterized by pain, edema, and the formation of blisters it heals without scarring
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3rd Degree Burn

A burn that destroys both the epidermis and the dermis often also involving the subcutaneous tissue or Muscle, bone with scarring