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Shoe Dermatitis

Shoe dermatitis is inflammation of the skin on the foot. It is an allergic reaction caused by contact with rubber, glue, or elastic parts of shoes.

Symptoms of shoe dermatitis may include:

  • Itching and burning.
  • Mild redness.
  • Swollen, blistered, and irritated skin.

ByHealthwise Staff
Primary Medical ReviewerWilliam H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
Specialist Medical ReviewerH. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
Last RevisedOctober 1, 2012

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Last Updated: October 01, 2012
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