Mantoux, Charles

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Charles, French physician, 1877-1947.
Mantoux method
Mantoux pit - shallow depressions of the palms and soles in basal cell nevus syndrome.
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Developed by Charles Mantoux at the beginning of 20th century, the Mantoux method has long been the most common technique used to deliver injections into the intradermal realm.
Developed by Charles Mantoux, the method requires that healthcare practitioners master inserting a needle at a five-to 15-degree angle approximately 1 millimeter deep into the skin to inject the vaccine effectively.