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burn

verb blaze, blister, brand, burn to a cinder, burst into flame, catch fire, cauterize, char, conflagrate, consume, cremate, deflagrate, enkindle, fire, flame up, flare, gut, ignite, incandesce, incendiarize, incinerate, inflame, kindle, light up, melt, overheat, parch, relume, scald, scorch, scorify, sear, seethe, singe, sizzle, smelt, smolder, strike a light, vesicate
Associated concepts: arson, revocation of wills
See also: consume, deflagrate, destroy, efface, expend
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The morning following his arrival at the Burn Center (72 hours post-injury), the patient was taken to the operating room for further debridement of all wounds, followed by excision and grafting of all deep partial and full thickness burn wounds.
The victim suffered full thickness burn injuries to his face.
After sustaining a deep partial or full thickness burn, removal of the dead tissue within 2-5 days is the accepted stan'dard of care.
He suffered a number of serious injuries, including fractures to both wrists and thumbs, three separate fractures to his back, a broken clavicle and femur, a full thickness burn to his right leg, a punctured chest and severe nerve damage to his right side.
The four-week study was conducted on full thickness burn wounds.