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Dermatol Online J. 2015 Jan 15;21(1). pii: 13030/qt5781m7vc.

Worn down nails after acrylic nail removal.

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University of Miami L. Miller School of Medicine. timothy.wu@jhsmiami.org.

Abstract

Worn-down nail syndrome is a nail disorder characterized by thinning of the distal nail plate caused by repetitive chemical or mechanical trauma. We present a previously undescribed source of worn-down nail syndrome caused by trauma from nail filing after acrylic nail removal.

PMID:
25612131
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