Onychomycosis

Sites

  • Nails

Etiology

  • Fungus

Symptoms

  • Common, chronic, nail infection
  • More common in toes than fingers

Physical Exam Findings

  • Non tender
  • Nail appears thickened, opaque and deformed/ragged
  • Predilection for ends/edges, but can affect entire nail
  • Can cause onycholysis→ separation of nail from bed

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