Resulting from pressure.
[G. piezo, to press, squeeze, + genesis, origin]
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These include corns, friction blisters, athlete's nodules, jogger's itch, jogger's nipples, piezogenic pedal papules and acne mechanica due to occlusion of the skin, pressure and frictional rubbing.
16 Small 2-5 mm papules on the sides of feet seen on standing up are named piezogenic pedal papules.
Piezogenic pedal papules are herniations of subcutaneous fat into the dermis.
Key Words: Piezogenic pedal papule, mitral valve insufficiency
Singh SK, Tehseen M, Kalam A: Painless piezogenic pedal papules in a patient with rheumatic heart disease: Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2002;68:107-8.
Doukas DJ, Holmes J, Leonard JA: A nonsurgical approach to painful piezogenic pedal papules.
Kahana M, Feinstein A, Tabachnic E, Schewach-Millet M, Engelberg S: Painful piezogenic pedal papules in patients with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome.
Redbord KB Adams BB: Piezogenic pedal papules in a Marathon Runnur.
Schlappner OL, Wood MG, Gerstein W, Gross PR: Painful and nonpainful piezogenic pedal papules.
Woodrow SL, Brereton-Smith G, Handfield-Jones S: Painful piezogenic pedal papules: response to local electro-acupuncture.
Lin E, Ronen M, Stampler D, Suster S: Painful piezogenic heel papules: a case report.
Schepis C, Greco D, Siragusa M, Romano C: Piezogenic pedal papules during PraderWilli syndrome.