University of Iowa Health Care

Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

EyeRounds Online Atlas of Ophthalmology

Contributor: Jordan M. Graff, MD, University of Iowa

Category: Trauma

Scalding burn

Scalding burn

This infant was accidentally burned with scalding water. In these cases, the ophthalmologist must examen the cornea and conjunctiva for thermal burns. You may also need to be sure that the possibility of non-accidental trauma is being addressed with the primary team.

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last updated: 02-08-2008
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