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feet peeling

Discussion in 'Ask your questions here' started by Unregistered, Jul 8, 2008.

  1. Unregistered

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    My son's feet are peeling. Like a snake shedding it's skin. All around his toes,side of feet & bottoms. They are not wet or hot. He wears sandals alot. What causes this?
     
  2. FootDoc

    FootDoc New Member

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    Just a wild guess, but it may be a contact sensitivity reaction, perhaps to some of the chemicals used in the manufacture of the shoes, especially if they are leather. He should see a dermatologist for an actual diagnosis.
     
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