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Blisters may form in skin that has been damaged by being
exposed to cold or freezing temperatures. Examples of cold injuries that may
cause blisters include:
First aid for blisters caused by exposure to cold
temperatures focuses on rewarming the affected areas, relieving pain, and
preventing complications such as infection.
Current as of:
December 10, 2012
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
& H. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
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