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|+||====== Dermal Decontamination ======|
|+||Skin contact with a liquid chemicals (such as pesticides) can be harmful if it is absorbed through the intact skin, or if the skin is inflamed or damaged by disease or injury.|
|+||The contaminated skin should be washed thoroughly with soap and water. If possible, water from a tap, a hose or a shower should be used to wash the body, or water may be poured from a bucket. Clothing should be removed carefully while bathing the skin with a stream of water.|
|+||Some poisonings such as Hydrofluoric Acid require special decontamination.|