electric burn


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electric burn

[i¦lek·trik ′bərn]
(medicine)
A burn caused by electric current.
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The only injury on the body was a contact electric burn mark measuring 2.
The patents attaining electric burns were also having little awareness regarding the hazard and most of them were from domestic low tension wire.
The intensity of electric burn depends on the voltage, current flow and tissue resistance.
The party's page also claimed that El-Gendy's medical report showed evidence of a wire around his neck, electric burns on his tongue, three broken ribs, burns from a hot iron on his back and abdomen and evidence of him being hit with sharp tools on his face, head, abdomen, back and legs.
They were in agony with electric burns on their hands.