nail dyschromia

nail dyschromia

Discoloration of fingernails and toenails. Pigmented bands in the nails may be related to Addison's disease, Peutz-Jeghers syndrome, pregnancy, use of minocycline, radiotherapy, cytotoxic drugs, antimalarials, and zidovudine therapy in AIDS patients.
See also: dyschromia
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Exogenous substances can cause nail dyschromia that can mimic onychomycosis.