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ISRN Dermatology
Volume 2012, Article ID 351603, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2012/351603
Research Article

Common Dermatoses in Children Referred to a Specialized Pediatric Dermatology Service in Mexico: A Comparative Study between Two Decades

1Department of Pediatric Dermatology, Instituto Nacional de Pediatría, 04530 Mexico City, DF, Mexico
2Division of Children’s Health and Therapeutics, Children’s Health Research Institute, London, ON, Canada N6C 2V5
3Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada N6A 3K7
4Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada N6A 3K7
5Clinical Research Department, Instituto Nacional de Pediatría, 04530 Mexico City, DF, Mexico

Received 29 August 2012; Accepted 15 September 2012

Academic Editors: E. Alpsoy and C. Feliciani

Copyright © 2012 Blanca Rosa Del Pozzo-Magaña et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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