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Full-thickness contact burn from a warming bottle in a newborn.
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PMID:  20653868     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Major full-thickness burn injuries in newborns are rare but have been reported following the use of medical and warming devices during the early neonatal period. In this report, we present a newborn infant with major full-thickness contact burn injuries of 15% of the total body surface area (TBSA) caused by a water-filled warming bottle applied to the naked skin, and describe the sequential progress of epidermal necrosis and wound healing with autografting.
Authors:
Jae Eun Yu; Dong Ha Park
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pediatric dermatology     Volume:  27     ISSN:  1525-1470     ISO Abbreviation:  Pediatr Dermatol     Publication Date:    2010 Jul-Aug
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-07-26     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8406799     Medline TA:  Pediatr Dermatol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  404-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Ajou University, Suwon, Korea.
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