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What does MASD stand for?

MASD stands for Moisture-Associated Skin Damage

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Observe and document if suspicious color, temperature, turgor, moisture-associated skin damage, maceration, callus, tenderness/ pain, induration, edema, fluctuance, absence of hair, skin denudation/erosion, or presence of staples or sutures arc found within 4 cm of the wound edges.
3,4) Additionally, prolonged exposure of the skin to perspiration, urine, stool, or wound exudate can lead to moisture-associated skin damage (MASD), a condition characterized by irritation, inflammation and erosion that compromises skin integrity and predisposes one to cutaneous infection.