Corns and Calluses (cont.)
Synonyms and Keywords
corns and calluses, tyloma, heloma, clavus, sore toe, knot
Authors and Editors
Author: Philip A. Radovic, DPM, FACFAS
Editor: William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
Previous contributing authors and editors:
Author: Bradley E Chatlin, MD, Staff Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center.
Erik D Barton, MD, MS, Associate Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Utah Health Sciences Center.
Editors: Scott H Plantz, MD, FAAEM, Research Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Steven L Bernstein, MD, Vice-Chair, Academic Affairs, Department of Emergency Medicine, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center; Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mt Sinai School of Medicine.
REFERENCE:Last Editorial Review: 1/6/2012
Dockery, G. Dock. Cutaneous Disorders of the Lower Extremity. Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders, 1997.
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