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: March 20, 2017
Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review: William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
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