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How should you wash clothes worn while I had poison oak?
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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
In brief: Poison Oak Rash
In hot, soapy water.

In brief: Poison Oak Rash
In hot, soapy water.
Dr. Jack Mutnick
Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology
In brief: Hot water
You can catch a second case of poison oak from the resin left on clothing.
Wash the clothes by themselves in hot water amd rinse the washing machine before doing another wash.

In brief: Hot water
You can catch a second case of poison oak from the resin left on clothing.
Wash the clothes by themselves in hot water amd rinse the washing machine before doing another wash.
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dr. Morris Westfried
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