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is there risk of skin breakdown for someone in nursing home sitting in pullup pants all day?

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Dr. Tom Harrington
Internal Medicine 42 years experience
Skin irritation: By all means an incontinent patient who may is not changed as often as he/she should be and is not moved has a high likelihood for skin redness or open sores if the site is not attended.

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