Calluses, corns, and shoes

Semin Dermatol. 1991 Jun;10(2):112-4.


Calluses and corns are extremely common and, to some degree, are almost universal in older women. Most of these problems can be prevented and can be solved by the use of the proper footwear.

MeSH terms

  • Callosities / etiology*
  • Callosities / prevention & control
  • Female
  • Foot Dermatoses / etiology*
  • Foot Dermatoses / prevention & control
  • Humans
  • Shoes / adverse effects*