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A case of congenital ectopic nails on bilateral little fingers.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9046739     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Congenital ectopic nails are a rare anomaly, but we observed a case of a 43-year-old woman with ectopic nails at the tips of her bilateral little fingers. On X-ray, the distal phalanx of the each little finger appeared depressed. We surgically removed the ectopic nails. One year and 6 months later, no relapse had occurred. The histopathological examination revealed undifferentiated nail tissue including nail, nail matrix, and nail epithelium.
Authors:
N Iida; Y Fukuya; K Yoshitane; Y Hosaka
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of dermatology     Volume:  24     ISSN:  0385-2407     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Dermatol.     Publication Date:  1997 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1997-04-03     Completed Date:  1997-04-03     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7600545     Medline TA:  J Dermatol     Country:  JAPAN    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  38-42     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Showa University, Tokyo, Japan.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Choristoma / congenital*,  pathology,  radiography,  surgery
Female
Fingers / pathology*,  radiography,  surgery
Follow-Up Studies
Humans
Nails* / radiography,  surgery
Nails, Malformed

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