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Burns generally refer to tissue damage caused by heat (including hydrothermal, steam, high-temperature gas, flame, electrical energy, chemical substances, radiation, hot metal liquid or solid, etc.). It mainly refers to the damage of the skin and/or mucous membrane. In severe cases, it can also damage the underlying tissues. The thermal damage caused by hydrothermal fluid and steam is also called scald, fire...

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