Bromhidrosis

Bromhidrosis

“Foot odour”
Common complication of hyperhidrosis.
Due to saprophytic bacteria that colonises the degenerating keratin.

Advice to patient:
• as for hyperhidrosis
• wash feet with antibacterial soap
• dry skin thoroughly
• wear absorbent sock and change them frequently
• wear shoes that ‘breath’
• allow shoes to dry for 24 hours after use

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