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Journal of IMAB - Annual Proceeding (Scientific Papers)
Publisher: Peytchinski Publishing Ltd.
ISSN: 1312-773X (Online)
Issue: 2023, vol. 29, issue4
Subject Area: Medicine
DOI: 10.5272/jimab.2023294.5154
Published online: 09 October 2023

Case report
J of IMAB. 2023 Oct-Dec;29(4):5154-5157
Yoanna Velevska-VatovaORCID logoCorresponding Autoremail, Filka GeorgievaORCID logo,
Department of Infection Diseases, Parasitology and Dermatovenerology, Faculty of Medicine, Medical University, Varna, Bulgaria.

Contact dermatitis is an inflammatory skin reaction resulting from skin contact with exogenous substances that act as allergens and/or irritants. Epicutaneous testing is the gold standard for diagnosing allergic contact dermatitis and differentiating it from irritant contact dermatitis. We present a clinical case of allergic contact dermatitis after preoperative povidone-iodine disinfection.

Keywords: allergic contact dermatitis, povidone-iodine, preoperative disinfection,

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Please cite this article as: Velevska-Vatova Y, Georgieva F. Allergic contact dermatitis with an unusual configuration after preoperative povidone-iodine disinfection. A clinical case. J of IMAB. 2023 Oct-Dec;29(4):5154-5157. [Crossref - 10.5272/jimab.2023294.5154]

Corresponding AutorCorrespondence to: Yoanna Velevska-Vatova, Department of Infection diseases, Parasitology and Dermatovenerology, Faculty of Medicine, Medical University, Varna; 8, Pop Hariton Str., Varna, Bulgaria; E-mail: ioanna.velevska@abv.bg

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Received: 06 March 2023
Published online: 09 October 2023

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