1st , 2nd , and 3rd Degree Burns

By: Quenisha Guyton

1st Degree Burns

Red , and none blistered skin .... 1st Degree Burns causes skin damage , they are also called superficial burns , because they affect the outermost layer of the skin .
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2nd Degree Burns

Blisters and some thickening of the skin .... 2nd Degree Burns looks wet or moist, affects the first and second layers of skin (epidermis and dermis). Blisters may come and pain can be severe.
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3rd Degree Burns

Widespread thickness with a white , leathery appearance ... 3rd Degree Burns carry the most rick for complications such as infections , blood loss , and shock .
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How to prevent 1st , 2nd , and 3rd degree burns ?

You can prevent burns by staying away from fire . Unplugging ALL electronics while being unsupervised , and use precaution at all times .