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Third-Degree (Full-Thickness) Burn

Third-Degree (Full-Thickness) Burn
Third-Degree (Full-Thickness) Burn

Most of the third finger has a full-thickness (severe) burn, where the skin is dark and leathery. The base of the finger has blisters and redness, indicating that this part of the finger has a partial-thickness burn.

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