Latex Allergy: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment and Tests
Mar 27, 2012·Symptoms. Surgical gloves and their powder is a big source of latex allergies all over the world. Gloves are often snapped off, causing a combination of cornstarch and latex particulate matter to get inhaled. In a bid to reduce latex allergies, people ask that gloves not be dusted with cornstarch to reduce the incidence of latex in the air.