Electric Shock (Causes, Treatment, After Effects)


What was the cause of an electric shock you experienced? Submit Your Comment

Comment from: Flybuy, 45-54 Male (Patient) Published: August 01

Working on a water pipe, I moved the ladder next to a live wire and got an electric shock. I had no clue the wires were still hot, my ladder was now hot. I grabbed the copper pipe. The burning under my pectorals was great, I tried to smack my hand away, and I finally went to ground. I had burns under my arms.

Comment from: gitt, 35-44 Female (Patient) Published: August 16

I touched the oven door, the oven was not wired up properly and the plug had melted and gave me an electric shock. I suffered burns to the chest; perhaps exit wounds!


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