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Subject: To wrap or not to wrap?
Author: Denise
Date: 8/11/2005 6:37 pm
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Status: Approved
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I have recently aquired poison ivy (one week ago) and I am now at the blistery, oozing stage. I have to go to work, so I have been wrapping my arm (thank goodness it is only on my arm) I finf it to be very uncomfortable to have anything touching my arms like a long sleeve shirt. I have been wrapping the areas with sterile gauze and spraying with anti-itch spray.I have been reading that it is not good to wrap PI. Any comments?
Itchy on Long Island

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To wrap or not to wrap? (Approved)Denise8/11/2005 6:37 pm
  Re: To wrap or not to wrap? (Approved)Debbie8/11/2005 10:33 pm