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Our patient, a 12 year-old boy, known with diabetes mellitus type 1 since 6 years, started usage of the Flash Glucose Monitoring system (iscCGM; Freestyle Libre, Abbott) in June 2016 (Figure 1a). In November 2016 he complained the first time about itch underneath his glucose sensor, which progressively worsened, so that after some days the sensor had to be removed. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.
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Name: Contact dermatitis
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A contact dermatitis due to allergic sensitization to various substances. These substances subsequently produce inflammatory reactions in the skin of those who have acquired hypersensitivity to them as a result of prior exposure.
A type of acute or chronic skin reaction in which sensitivity is manifested by reactivity to materials or substances coming in contact with the skin. It may involve allergic or non-allergic mechanisms.
A non-allergic contact dermatitis caused by prolonged exposure to irritants and not explained by delayed hypersensitivity mechanisms.
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A plant genus of the family LILIACEAE. Members contain tuliposides and tulipalins and have been associated with allergic contact dermatitis in florists.
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