Calluses And Corns

(Tylome; Helome; Clavi) Calluses and corns are delineated, hyperkeratotic areas at locations that are exposed to repeated pressure or friction. Calluses are superficial, usually asymptomatic and cover wider areas of the skin from. Corns go deeper, are limited to a smaller area and often painful. The diagnosis is made on the basis of appearance. The treatment is done by manual abrasion with keratolytic substances or without. Prevention involves changing the…

September 3, 2018