Perianal and gluteal burns as a complication of hot water bottle treatment for anal fissure

Oren Lapid, Shlomo Walfisch

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Abstract

Contact with hot objects and surfaces often causes burns. We present a case of burns to the buttock and perineum caused by use of a hot water bottle to relieve the pain caused by an anal fissure.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)559-560
Number of pages2
JournalBurns
Volume25
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - 1 Sep 1999
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Burn
  • Complications
  • Contact
  • Hot water
  • Perineum

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine

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