Nail disorders often present difficult problems in diagnosis for dermatologists in practice. Recognizing this reality, this new text atlas, with color illustrations throughout, has been written by foremost nail specialists to provide invaluable advice in aiding expert and authoritative judgment on the range of problems that arise.
1. Pits, rough nails, and other surface alterations. 2. Severe nail dystrophy, hyponychia and anonychia, and alterations of nail shape. 3. Subungual hyperkeratosis. 4. Onycholysis. 5. Paronychia and pyogenic granuloma. 6. Nail discoloration. 7. Acro-osteolysis. 8. Dual pathology: onychomycosis and psoriasis. 9. The painful nail. 10. Tumors and swellings: lumps and bumps in the nail area.