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Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
Volume 44, n° 2P2
pages 379-380 (février 2001)
Doi : 10.1067/mjd.2001.111899
Idiopathic leukonychia totalis and partialis in a 12-year-old patient

C.Drew Claudel, MD, John A. Zic, MD, Alan S. Boyd, MD
Division of Dermatology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Nashville, Tennessee 


Leukonychia totalis and partialis are uncommon nail findings characterized by the complete or partial whitening of the nail plate. Most cases of true leukonychia are inherited. We present a rare case of a young man with persistent, progressive, acquired leukonychia totalis and partialis. (J Am Acad Dermatol 2001;44:379-80.)

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 J Am Acad Dermatol 2001;44:379-80

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