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Can you tell me if there are certain washing detergents that causes irritation and leads to unhealing leg ulcers?

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Dr. Khashayar Salartash
Surgery - Vascular
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In brief: Not likely

If an ulcer is not healing it is not related to the soap you are using.
The underlying cause of the ulcer needs to be delineated in order to allow for proper treatment of the open wound.

In brief: Not likely

If an ulcer is not healing it is not related to the soap you are using.
The underlying cause of the ulcer needs to be delineated in order to allow for proper treatment of the open wound.
Dr. Khashayar Salartash
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Dr. Jonathan Ellichman
Surgery - Vascular

In brief: Caustic

You need a non detergent cleaner like cetaphil of johnson johnson baby shampoo.

In brief: Caustic

You need a non detergent cleaner like cetaphil of johnson johnson baby shampoo.
Dr. Jonathan Ellichman
Dr. Jonathan Ellichman
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