Footwear dermatitis

@article{Saha1993FootwearD,
  title={Footwear dermatitis},
  author={M Saha and C. R. Srinivas and S. D. Shenoy and Chandrashekaran Balachandran and Sandhya Acharya},
  journal={Contact Dermatitis},
  year={1993},
  volume={28}
}
We conducted a study to determine the prevalence and clinical patterns of footwear dermatitis, patch testing 50 patients with suspected footwear dermatitis and 30 controls with 22 allergens of a shoe series (Chemotechnique Diagnostics AB, Malmö. Sweden). The overall prevalence among contact dermatitis cases was 11.7%. The dorsa of the feet and toes were the commonest sites involved. 70% of patients showed sensitivity to footwear allergen(s), as opposed to 6.67% of controls. Potassium dichromate… 
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