A latex allergy is a reaction to certain proteins in latex rubber. The amount of latex exposure needed to produce sensitization or an allergic reaction is unclear, but it appears that increasing the exposure to latex proteins increases the risk of developing an allergic reaction.
“Healthcare workers are at an increased risk of developing a latex allergy because they use latex gloves frequently,”
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