Potential of dental adhesives to induce mucosal irritation evaluated by the HET-CAM method -

This study was undertaken to determine the potential of dental adhesive products to induce mucosal irritation based on their ability to damage the blood vessels of the chorioallantoic membrane (CAM) in fertilized hen’s egg.

Irritation test of tissue adhesives for facial prostheses. -

Adhesives are commonly used to improve the retention of a facial prosthesis to the skin. Although no requirement exists for facial prosthetic adhesives, an adhesive should be nonirritating and nontoxic.