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Non-healing cuts on feet, does not hurt or bleed

Good morning, I have these strange cuts on my feet that won t heal. It s not like a cut straight into my, it s sideways. For example if me or someone else looks at the bottom of my foot straight on you don t see it, but looking sideways from the arch, I can deep a fairly deep cut. It doesn t hurt or bleed , but it does collect dirt
Asked On : Mon, 1 Oct 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Thanks for posting the qwery.
You might be having plantar eczema where the sole of the feet thickens, dries up and cracks develop over it.
Proper moisturiser with potent steroidal ointments will reduce the sole cracks.
Use of soft footwear is recommended.
Early treatment after consulting a dermatologist is recommended.
Hope for speedy recovery.

Dr Sandeep
Answered: Mon, 2 Sep 2013
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Dermatologist Dr. Rahul Kumar's  Response
Thanks for the query,

you might be suffering from Plantar psoriasis.

It usually presents in the form of non healing cuts.

use a combination of urea and salicylic acid,

This will help you.

Various products like cotaryl, silkee etc are available

Let me know if you have any other doubt.

you can ask a direct question to me on this forum, following the below link.

Wishing you a good health.
Thank yo
Answered: Mon, 2 Sep 2013
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