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Is My Burn Healing Correctly?

I've got a nickel-sized mid-second degree level burn on the back of my hand. In the last week (it's been about 2 weeks since the burn), it's gone from being flat and pink, to having raised, darker pink/reddish areas, especially around the edges. It kind of looks like tiny blisters or bumps, but I can't tell if it's just scar tissue.

Is this normal? I have very sensitive skin, so I'm not sure if it's just my body reacting to the healing process. I've never had a burn this severe before...Any help greatly appreciated Very Happy
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replied February 23rd, 2007
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If you're that worried about it I would go see a doc. It may be infected and you don't want it to get worse.
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replied August 7th, 2019
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

These are signs of healing. You need just wait and reassurance.
I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
Khan
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