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Electrical Shock

Call 911 if the child:

  • Has been injured by an electrical shock

  • Has been injured by an electrical shock

 

Electrical shocks always need emergency medical attention -- even if your child seems to be fine afterward.

Follow the directions of emergency personnel.

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Reviewed by Roy Benaroch, MD on September 14, 2013

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