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baby just burned his skin - advice please

(4 Posts)
hermykne Sat 28-May-05 07:59:47

dishing out his porridge and he swipped over and got in the drop of it from the spoon, yes he was in my arms , so hes now got 3 little blisters on the middle finger, and redness over his thumb and index finger
done cold water on it for a good while and some lavender oil

should i go to hospital with him now

Twiglett Sat 28-May-05 08:12:17

No - you've done the right things - just leave it to heal

Twiglett Sat 28-May-05 08:13:05

cold running water for 10 mins and an antiseptic

of course if they cover a big percentage of his body that's different but a couple of little ones on a finger will be fine

hermykne Sat 28-May-05 08:50:31

thanx twiglett
went to casualty, i'm back already!
so they dressed it with antiseptic and put a whopping great big bandage on his hand, and no outdoors for him! he ll go nuts inside. but the blisters are big on the middle finger, so
its precautionary i suppose for infection risk

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