Second-Degree Burn: Deep Partial-Thickness Burn

Second-Degree Burn: Deep Partial-Thickness Burn

Second-degree burn: deep partial-thickness burn

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A deep second-degree burn injures the top layer of skin (epidermis) and the tissue below the skin (dermis).

ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical Reviewer William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine H. Michael O'Connor, MD, MMEd, FRCPC - Emergency Medicine Martin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine

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