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Cutaneous calcifications induced by heel pricks
  1. Eleri Mair Jones,
  2. Hewa Sanjeewani Fonseka,
  3. Periasamy Balasubramaniam
  1. Department of Dermatology, Wrexham Maelor Hospital, BCUHB, Wrexham, UK
  1. Correspondence to Periasamy Balasubramaniam, Department of Dermatology, Wrexham Maelor Hospital, Croesnewydd Road, Wrexham LL13 7TD, UK; pbderm{at}

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Case report

Two-year-old twin girls presented with several small yellow/white lumps on both heels. Some of these lumps discharged white material resulting in resolution. They did not have any discomfort on walking. They were …

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