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Yellow Nail Syndrome 

Yellow Nail Syndrome
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Yellow Nail Syndrome
Author(s):

Edward C. Rosenow

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199756926.003.0010
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date: 22 April 2021

Yellow fingernails and toenails

Lymphedema

Pleural effusion or bronchiectasis

The yellow discoloration of the nails affects all nails on a limb uniformly

The yellow discoloration is due to an accumulation of a normally occurring pigment that is usually carried away by the lymphatics...

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