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IP Indian Journal of Clinical and Experimental Dermatology

Lichen striatus with coexistent onychodystrophy - a rare entity

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Author Details : Sonia Raghukumar, Ravikumar B.C

Volume : 2, Issue : 4, Year : 2016

Article Page : 169-170

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Lichen striatus is an asymptomatic, benign, self - limiting condition occurring in children and young adults presenting as grouped skin colored papules in a linear fashion. Nail involvement is a rare finding and when present, often involves a portion of the nail and shows a protracted course. Here, we report a case of total nail involvement in one such case.

Lichen striatus, Onychodystrophy

How to cite : Raghukumar S, B.c R, Lichen striatus with coexistent onychodystrophy - a rare entity. IP Indian J Clin Exp Dermatol 2016;2(4):169-170

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