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Friction blister

Friction blisters on feet

Friction blisters are a skin condition that may occur at sites of combined pressure and friction, and may be enhanced by heat, moisture, or cotton socks.[1] Friction blisters are characterized by vesicles or bullae.[2]:43[3]

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  1. ^ Friction blisters and sock fiber composition. A double-blind study (2011), Bogerd Cornelis Peter; Rechsteiner Ivo; Wuest Benno; et al [1].
  2. ^ James, William D.; Berger, Timothy G.; et al. (2006). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: clinical Dermatology. Saunders Elsevier.  
  3. ^ Rapini, Ronald P.; Bolognia, Jean L.; Jorizzo, Joseph L. (2007). Dermatology: 2-Volume Set. St. Louis: Mosby. pp. 468–9.  

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