Prevalence of common dermatoses in school children of rural areas of Salem; a region of South India

Introduction: Skin diseases are a major health problem in children, which is associated with significant morbidity. Its prevalence ranges from 4.3% to 49.1% in various parts of India in school-based surveys. Objective: The present study was conducted to know the prevalence, epidemiology of various d...

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Main Authors: Golfy Jose, Seethalakshmi Ganga Vellaisamy, Nanjappachetty Govindarajan, Kannan Gopalan
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2017-01-01
Series:Indian Journal of Paediatric Dermatology
Online Access:;year=2017;volume=18;issue=3;spage=202;epage=208;aulast=Jose