Immersion Injury (Trench Foot)

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General Principles

Immersion injury is caused by prolonged immersion (longer than 10–12 hours) at a temperature <10°C (<50°F).

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General Principles

Immersion injury is caused by prolonged immersion (longer than 10–12 hours) at a temperature <10°C (<50°F).

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