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Psoriasis Vulgaris

Medically Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner, MD on March 11, 2018

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Psoriasis vulgaris, nail findings. Pinpoint pits, distal onycholysis (lifting of the distal nail), and "oil-spot" discoloration seen in the fingernails of a child with psoriasis.

Color Atlas & Synopsis of Pediatric Dermatology
Kay Shou-Mei Kane, Jen Bissonette Ryder, Richard Allen Johnson, Howard P. Baden, Alexander Stratigos
Copyright 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies. All rights reserved.

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Sources: Color Atlas & Synopsis of Pediatric Dermatology
Kay Shou-Mei Kane, Jen Bissonette Ryder, Richard Allen Johnson, Howard P. Baden, Alexander Stratigos
Copyright 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies. All rights reserved.

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