Concentrated Bleach Burns in a Child

    Volume 47, Issue 5 (September 2002)

    ISSN: 0022-1198

    CODEN: JFSOAD

    Published Online: 1 September 2002

    Page Count: 2


    Dorandeu, A
    Hopital Lapeyronie, Montpellier,

    Rouge, D
    Rangueil University Hospital, Toulouse,

    Allery, J-P
    Rangueil University Hospital, Toulouse,

    Telmon, N
    Rangueil University Hospital, Toulouse,

    (Received 23 February 2002; accepted 18 February 2002)

    Abstract

    After a review of the literature on inflicted burns in children, we present a case of caustic burns in a child aged 6 months. Its inter-est lies in the causative agent (concentrated bleach) and in discussion of the intentional nature of the burn.


    Paper ID: JFS15494J

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS15494J

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