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ALLMedicine™ Melanonychia Center

Research & Reviews  114 results

How We Do It: Using a Surgical Microscope for Melanonychia.
Dermatologic Surgery : Official Publication for American ... Tavares GT, Mello CDBF et. al.

Jun 12th, 2021 - How We Do It: Using a Surgical Microscope for Melanonychia.|2021|Tavares GT,Mello CDBF,Di Chiacchio NG,Di Chiacchio N,|

Parrot Beak Nails and Longitudinal Melanonychia.
Journal of Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery; Ricardo JW, Lipner SR

Jun 3rd, 2021 - Parrot Beak Nails and Longitudinal Melanonychia.|2021|Ricardo JW,Lipner SR,|

Natural course of pediatric longitudinal melanonychia: A retrospective cohort study in ...
Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology; Matsui Y, Sasaki J et. al.

Apr 5th, 2021 - Natural course of pediatric longitudinal melanonychia: A retrospective cohort study in Japan.|2021|Matsui Y,Sasaki J,Takatsuka S,Takenouchi T,|

Diagnosis of Melanonychia.
Dermatologic Clinics; Alessandrini A, Dika E et. al.

Mar 23rd, 2021 - Melanonychia has many causes and can involve one or several fingernails or toenails, and may occur at any age. Dermoscopy is used routinely in the evaluation of a pigmented nail. If pigmentation is caused by melanin produced by nail matrix, identi...

Nail Surgery: Six Essential Techniques.
Dermatologic Clinics; Baltz JO, Jellinek NJ

Mar 23rd, 2021 - Successful nail surgery requires an understanding of specific disease processes, the anatomy of the nail unit, and fluency with only a few key techniques. This article focuses on 6 high-yield procedures, facility with which will allow the clinicia...

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News  26 results

Evaluating the Impact and Educational Value of YouTube Videos on Nail Biopsy Procedures
Stephanie Ishack, PhD, Shari R. Lipner, MD, PhD

Mar 5th, 2020 - To the Editor: Nail biopsy is an important surgical procedure for diagnosis of nail pathology. YouTube has become a potential instrument for physicians and patients to learn about medical procedures.

Toenail thickening
MDedge Family Medicine;

Feb 13th, 2020 - The FP suspected onychauxis, more commonly called hypertrophic nail. The patient’s toenail had the characteristic features of onychauxis, which include discoloration (usually yellow or brown) and a dull appearance.

Clinical Pearl: Benzethonium Chloride for Habit-Tic Nail Deformity
Solomon Geizhals, BA, Shari R. Lipner, MD, PhD

Jul 9th, 2019 - Practice Gap Habit-tic nail deformity results from repetitive manipulation of the cuticle and/or proximal nail fold. It most commonly affects one or both thumbnails and presents with a characteristic longitudinal midline furrow with parallel trans.

Five rules for evaluating melanonychia

Jun 3rd, 2019 - Rule #4: Don’t wimp out when a biopsy is warranted Many dermatologists hem and haw about doing a biopsy for a concerning lesion on the nail, when they wouldn’t hesitate to biopsy a similarly suspicious lesion on the face. But it’s essential to bio.

Was Declining Treatment a Bad Idea?

Apr 11th, 2019 - DISCUSSION Fortunately, this patient’s problem is benign and likely to remain so. Termed longitudinal (or linear) melanonychia (LM), these changes are seen in nearly all African-Americans older than 50 (although it is not uncommon for the conditio.

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