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Difficult adherent nail bed dressings: An escape route
  1. M S Ul Hassan,
  2. R Y Kannan,
  3. N Rehman,
  4. A J Platt
  1. Department of Plastic Surgery, Castle Hill Hospital, Hull, UK
  1. Correspondence to:
 Mr Ruben Y Kannan
 Research Fellow, Department of Academic Surgery, Royal Free Hospital, Pond Street, London NW3 2QG, UK;

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Post-operative management of nail bed injuries is an especially annoying problem for both medical personnel and patients.1 This is due to two main reasons. Firstly, the nail bed is an extremely sensitive organ especially in the acute stage. Secondly, some dressings like Jelonet™ tend to adhere to …

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