Chemical Burn From Povidone-Iodine: Case and Review

April 2011 | Volume 10 | Issue 4 | Case Reports | 414 | Copyright © April 2011

Adam Rees MD, Quyn Sherrod MD, Lorraine Young MD

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Lorraine Young, MDAssociate Clinical ProfessorUCLA Division of Dermatology200 Medical Plaza, Suite 370-6Los Angeles, CA 90095Phone: (310) 204-9554Fax: (310)