On Friday night boiling hot water was accidentally poured over the back (not the palm) of my left hand. It is painful & is extremely itchy. It is also starting to blister up. Should I seek medical attention? Please advise on what I can do to speed up the recovery.
Yes. Please seek medical attention. A burned hand is a reason to not only see a doctor but a burn specialist. Abnormal healing or scars on the hand can cause problems with function of the hand in the future.
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