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Campos P, Arenas P
Fungal Melanonychia Due to Alternaria Alternata
Dermatología Rev Mex 2013; 57 (4)

Language: Español
References: 20
Page: 261-263
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A 42 year-old male, immunocompetent, with skin type V of Fitzpatrick classification, had a one-year history of onycholysis and melanonychia of both first toenails. The mycological study showed KOH with pigmented hyphae and Alternaria alternata was isolated.

Key words: fungal melanonychia, black fungi, Alternaria alternata.


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