What causes leukonychia of the midmatrix in nail psoriasis?

Updated: Oct 03, 2019
  • Author: Cindy Li, DO; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Leukonychia consists of areas of white nail plate due to foci of parakeratosis within the body of the nail plate.


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