I was cooking pasta about 2 hours ago and when

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Q: I was cooking pasta about 2 hours ago and when I went to strain it the boiling water went all over my thumb and index finger and part of hand and middle finger. ever since my hand almost feels like it's still burning and is very uncomfortable. I have it in I e water but when I take it out the pain gradually comes back. what do I do?

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