The proportion of medical consultations motivated by skin diseases in the health centers of Bamako (Republic of Mali).

@article{Mah1997ThePO,
  title={The proportion of medical consultations motivated by skin diseases in the health centers of Bamako (Republic of Mali).},
  author={A Mah{\'e} and Hawa Thiam N'Diaye and Pierre Bobin},
  journal={International journal of dermatology},
  year={1997},
  volume={36 3},
  pages={185-6}
}
BACKGROUND Skin diseases have recently been identified as a public health problem in developing countries. However, most studies on skin diseases in developing countries, have been conducted in specialized dermatologic centers. Data on the proportion of consultations motivated by skin diseases in nonspecialized health centers in developing countries are scarce. In order to appreciate the request for dermatologic care of the population of a developing African country, we attempted to measure… CONTINUE READING

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