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Accidental sodium hypochlorite-induced skin injury during endodontic treatment.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15055439     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A case of accidental skin injury caused by leakage of sodium hypochlorite solution from the rubber dam during root canal preparation is reported. After placement of a rubber dam and initiation of root canal treatment, the patient complained of a burning sensation with sodium hypochlorite irrigation. The complaints were ignored by the practitioner, and a skin rash developed on and around the patient's chin, followed by scab formation. The patient required medical treatment with topical Hamamelis virginiana extract for 2 weeks, with full recovery.
Authors:
Ahmet Serper; Murat Ozbek; Semra Calt
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of endodontics     Volume:  30     ISSN:  0099-2399     ISO Abbreviation:  J Endod     Publication Date:  2004 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-04-01     Completed Date:  2004-05-17     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7511484     Medline TA:  J Endod     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  180-1     Citation Subset:  D    
Affiliation:
Department of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Burns, Chemical / drug therapy,  etiology*
Chin / injuries
Facial Injuries / etiology*
Female
Hamamelis
Humans
Middle Aged
Phytotherapy
Plant Extracts / therapeutic use
Root Canal Irrigants / adverse effects*
Rubber Dams
Sodium Hypochlorite / adverse effects*
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Plant Extracts; 0/Root Canal Irrigants; 7681-52-9/Sodium Hypochlorite

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