nail plate avulsion

nail plate avulsion

a partial or complete removal of the nail plate without disruption of the underlying matrix cells.
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Now, unless a full avulsion is required for complete and accurate pathology, she will usually perform a partial nail plate avulsion.
Potential treatments for paronychia and fissures include aluminum acetate soaks, 4% thymol, emollients, topical corticosteroids, intralesional steroids, systemic antibiotics, electrodesiccation, cryosurgery, surgical debridement, and nail plate avulsion, Dr.