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Madagascar: skin diseases growing in the island

At the 11th Congress of Dermatology held in the district of Tsimbazaza in Tananarive, the doctors pointed out the alarming increase in the number of people affected by skin diseases in Madagascar.

According to experts, the abuse of cosmetics products mostly counterfeit in the island and increasing self-medication in the Malagasy population would be the cause.

Moreover, only about 30 specialists exert discipline on the whole of the territory and its 20 million inhabitants identified, as relates the newspaper L'Express of Madagascar.

Antso Rajaona

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