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Thermal Injuries

Many different types of thermal injuries require clinical care by a doctor or other health care professional. Listed in the directory below are some, for which we have provided a brief overview.

Facts About Burn Injury

Sunburn

Heat-Related Illnesses (Heat Cramps, Heat Exhaustion, and Heat Stroke)

Frostbite

 
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