Melkotochechnye keratolysis - Causes, Symptoms and Treatment .MF .

melkotochechnye keratolysis - plohoizuchennoe, infectious disease in dermatology, affecting mostly young adults.Too often, unfortunately, do not know about it, or forget, and in the medical environment.Called coccoid microorganisms (spherical), such as Micrococcus sedentarius, Pseudomonas aeryginosa.Aggravating factors include excessive sweating feet.

Symptoms melkotochechnye keratolysis

disease characterized by the appearance of punctate, rounded grooves on the inner surfaces of both feet from 1 to 8 mm, that is, in areas that are closely soprikosayutsya with shoes.When moisture lesions become clearly marked white.Most often, this heel, toes.

Symptoms melkotochechnye keratolysis (photo enlarged)

Usually all this is accompanied by a very bad smell.Occasionally may be burning, itching, tenderness on pressure.Often, because of ignorance, small cell keratolysis mistaken for fungal defeat doctors, and even more so, and patients appointed by the wrong medication or self-medication with antifungal o

intments that are ineffective, and from this and the failure of the treatment.Of course, at home laboratory diagnosis you do not spend, and so you need to consult a dermatologist.


At the doctor necessarily give up on the skin scraping fungi.In this disease, in its pure form, they will not.

Treatment melkotochechnye keratolysis

Treatment consists of purpose antibacterial ointments (eritromitsinovaya, klindomitsinovaya), antibacterial soap.

necessarily eliminate predisposing factor such as hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating).The most modern - is the introduction of botulinum toxin (Botox) in the feet, botulinum toxin blocks the action of the sweat glands.If there are contraindications to the procedure or it is a way for you, ointments, powders, solutions, which are commercially available (Formidron, ointments with alum, pasta Teymurova ...), physiotherapy.

necessarily preclude the wearing of tight shoes, you need to go barefoot more often, that is eliminated sealed environment in which microorganisms multiply successfully.

Traditional methods, such as oak bark, leaves of mint and sage, St. John's wort as trays contribute to blocking the sweat glands, and have a disinfectant action.Many modern ointment from excessive sweating contain components that have long been known in folk medicine.

Yes, of course, on the punctate keratolysis not die, but the beauty and odor deffekt deter many others.So quickly contact a doctor.

Prevention melkotochechnye keratolysis

Prevention is the proper foot care, timely treatment of hyperhidrosis.

Medical consultation

Q. And can be combined fungal infection of feet and Punctate keratolysis?
Answer: Yes, they can.

Q: Do Punctate keratolysis Contagious?
A. The fact that the coccoid microorganisms present on the skin of a healthy person.But if there is excessive sweating, is a high probability of occurrence of this disease.In any case, an individual towel is very appropriate.

Question: Who conducts the Botox procedure?
Answer: dermatologist, Dermatosurgery.

doctor dermatologist, dermatologist Mansurov AS