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longitudinal Melanonychia (the hyperpigmentation of t...
" ...managed to find is related to the chemotherapy and melanoma. Basically is you are suffering from longitudinal Melanonychia (the hyperpigmentation of the skin and nails) induced by... "
mately, the diagnosis of subungual melanoma is excluded hist...
" ...of brown-black pigmentation from longitudinal melanonychia onto the proximal and/or lateral ...an important indicator of subungual melanoma. However, periungual pigmentation is present ...pseudomonas... "
tand this is longitudinal melanonychia? Extremely anxious....
" ...said could differentially be subungual melanoma. I am visiting my GP ...at the very least. I understand this is longitudinal melanonychia? Extremely anxious. Would appreciate a... "
gotten darker. 1- subungual melanoma is one of the causes...
" ...only gotten darker. 1- subungual melanoma is one of the causes of longitudinal melanonychia , longitudinal melanonychia is rare in people who ...for similarities 2- there is melanoma in the family but not... "
GO SON! Melanonychia (also referred to as melanonychia str...
" HERE YOU GO SON! Melanonychia (also referred to as melanonychia striata) is brown or black ...commonly takes 2 forms: diffuse melanonychia or longitudinal melanonychia (LM). The most important cause... "
o members diagnosed with melanoma. I wish everyone the b...
" ...it offers to members diagnosed with melanoma. I wish everyone the ...and of Asian-Indian ethnicity. My general physician thinks it is a matter of concern and recommended I get a biopsy done. I have an... "
in their 20s and 30s than who were in their 50s or 60s. S...
" ...wife has what is called Melanonychia striata, which might not be ...20s right now is melanoma. I've known more people who have died of melanoma who were in their 20s and 30s than who were in their 50s or... "
anoma, benign melanocytic nevi, melanonychia striata (se...
" ...shoes for long periods, have diabetes, are involved in a ...disease can be another cause. Malignant melanoma, benign melanocytic nevi, melanonychia striata (seen in HIV infection,... "
Melanonychia needs to be evaluated by biopsy to...
" Longitudinal Melanonychia needs to be evaluated by ...than a sign of subungual melanoma. In fact, melanoma has to be always part ...determine the cause of the hyperpigmentation based exclusively on... "
ich is seen in malignant melanoma. Only a black line on th...
" ...sign which is seen in malignant melanoma. Only a black line on ...could be a simple longitudinal melanonychia or part of nail lichen ...matrix biopsy to rule out malignant melanoma. Hope this helped, Take... "
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