Nemours Providing pediatric care through the Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, Nemours Children's Hospital, and primary and specialty care practices in Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Florida
Word! Burn, Second-Degree
A burn is an injury that's caused by heat or fire. A second-degree burn is more serious than a first-degree burn. It hurts the top two layers of the skin: the epidermis, and the dermis.