Publication
Title
Allergy to chlorhexidine : beware of the central venous catheter
Author
Abstract
The example reported here illustrates the frequent belief that innocent products such as central venous catheters do not produce allergic reactions. However, they might be impregnated with chlorhexidine and elicit serious life-threatening anaphylaxis in patients with allergy to this antiseptic agent.
Language
English
Source (journal)
Acta anaesthesiologica belgica / Belgische Vereniging voor Anesthesie en Reanimatie; Society for Anesthesia and Resuscitation of Belgium. - Brussel, 1950, currens
Publication
Brussel : 2012
ISSN
0001-5164
Volume/pages
63 :4 (2012) , 4 p.
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UAntwerpen
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Publications with a UAntwerp address
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Last edited 15.07.2021
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