dermatology
Dermatitis

Medical glues cause allergic contact dermatitis

Allergic contact dermatitis is increasingly being reported with acrylic adhesives used by diabetes patients to attach glucose sensors to the skin and also with the medical glues used by surgeons for wound closure, according to the Australasian College of Dermatologists. In a statement, the ACD highlights case reports from Dr Mei Tam, a Melbourne dermatologist ...

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