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Chemical burn or reaction

  • Alternative Names

    Burn from chemicals


    Symptoms

    Depending on the type of exposure, the symptoms may include:

    • Abdominal pain
    • Breathing difficulty
    • Bright red or bluish skin and lips
    • Convulsions (seizures)
    • Dizziness
    • Headache
    • Hives, itching, swelling, nausea, vomiting, or weakness resulting from an allergic reaction
    • Irritability
    • Pain where the skin has come in contact with the toxic substance
    • Rash, blisters, burns on the skin
    • Unconsciousness