Proximal White Subungual Onychomycosis in the Immunocompetent Patient: Report of Two Cases and Review of the Literature

Weinberg, Jeffrey M.; Koestenblatt, Evelyn K.; Don, Philip C.; White, Soren M.; Stein, Mark N.; Bamji, Mahrukh
March 1999
Acta Dermato-Venereologica;03/18/99, Vol. 79 Issue 1, p81
Academic Journal
Presents a case on two immunocompetent patients with proximal white subungual onychomycosis (PWSO). Occurrence of the disease in AIDS patients; Presence of dermatophytes in immunocompromised patients in the absence of paronychia; Evaluation on the local cause of invasion.


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