Road rash with a rotten odor

Jasson Aydelotte, Richard Keller

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As military physicians, our mission is to support the fighting force and keep our soldiers mission capable. One group of disorders that can quickly cripple a fighting force is disorders of the foot. A complete survey of dermatologic conditions of the foot is quite extensive, but only one comes with its own distinctive odor. This foul rash is pitted keratolysis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)65-67
Number of pages3
JournalMilitary medicine
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Feb 1 1999


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health

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Aydelotte, J., & Keller, R. (1999). Road rash with a rotten odor. Military medicine, 164(1), 65-67.