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Unna's zinc boot

Alternative eponyms

  • Unna's paste boot

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A bootlike dressing of the lower extremity made of layers of gauze and Unna’s paste.

Description

A bootlike dressing of the lower extremity made of layers of gauze and Unna’s paste. It is used in treating chronic ulcers, usually due to varicosities, of the leg.

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