Burns

Description:

Injury to the skin or deeper tissues caused by sun, hot liquids, fire, electricity or chemicals. The degree of severity of most burns is based on the size and depth of the burn.

Causes:

Fire. _Hot liquid or steam. _Hot metal, glass or other objects. _Electrical currents. _Radiation, such as that from X-rays. _Sunlight

Symptoms:

Blister _Peeling _Total loss of colour _Redness _Flushing or sweating