Lichen planus of the nails may ultimately lead to complete nail atrophy and it sometimes manifests itself as 20 nail dystrophy 8 Pityriasis rubra is a rare disabling skin disease which has an effect on the nails which is thickened and there is onycholysis with severe subungual
hyperkeratosis and nail splintering.
It can have four major types of clinical presentations: distal subungual
(DLSO), the most common form of the disease; proximal subungual
(PSO), the most common form found in patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection; superficial white (SWO); and total dystrophic onychomycosis (TDO).
Physical examination revealed a red subungual
mass with crust on top and onycholysis [Figure 1]a and [Figure 1]b.
2) Distal lateral subungual
onychomycosis is the most common clinical pattern of onychomycosis.
A case of atypical fibroxanthoma of subungual
type: ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging findings.
We here reported a case of a 63-year-old man who developed a subungual
abscess caused by R.
He had acute gastroenteritis with hypovolaemic shock, a lower respiratory tract infection, septicaemia, pyogenic myositis of his left thigh, and subungual
abscesses of both thumbs caused by methicillin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus.
6) Toenails should be inspected for injuries such as subungual
Topical therapies are advised only for superficial white onychomycosis and early distal lateral subungual
onychomycosis (Br J Dermatol.
In pseudo (apparent) leuconychia, there is involvement of subungual
tissue due to onycholysis or subungual
hyperkeratosis or pathology of matrix or nailbed instead of nailplate2.
According to the company, Jublia (efinaconazole 10% topical solution) is the first topical triazole antifungal agent developed for distal lateral subungual
Periungual and subungual
warts caused by high-risk HPV subtypes pose a risk for malignant transformation .