Onychomycosis

Known as: fungal nail infection, nail tinea, Nail Fungus 
A fungal infection of the nail, usually caused by DERMATOPHYTES; YEASTS; or nondermatophyte MOLDS.
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1944-2017
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Mucocutaneous fungal infections are typically found in patients who have no known immune defects. We describe a family in which… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND Dermatophytes, yeasts and moulds all are potential causative agents of onychomycosis. The aim of this study was to… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND Onychomycosis is mainly caused by dermatophytes, but yeasts and nondermatophyte molds have also been implicated… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVE To examine possible risk factors related to onychomycosis. BACKGROUND Onychomycosis is a common disease with… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Onychomycosis is a common problem seen in clinical practice. Given the differential diagnosis of dystrophic nails, it… (More)
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2003
2003
Dermatophyte infections have been considered to be a major public health problemin many parts of the world. The aim of this study… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND The number of individuals diagnosed with diabetes mellitus is increasing worldwide. Although onychomycosis is often… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Nail invasion by nondermatophytic molds (NDM) is considered uncommon with prevalence rates ranging from 1.45% to 17. 6… (More)
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1996
1996
A number of factors have contributed to the growing incidence of fungal nail infections, including an aging population, an… (More)
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1995
1995
Few studies have been made of the prevalence of onychomycosis among ordinary people. We therefore investigated 800 people aged… (More)
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