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pitted keratolysis

 

Definition: noninflammatory gram-positive bacterial infection of the plantar surfaces producing small depressions in the stratum corneum, associated frequently with humidity and hyperhidrosis.

Synonym(s): keratolysis plantare sulcatum

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