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Definition of Tinea Unguium

  1. Tinea unguium is a fungal infection of the nail, sometimes called ringworm of the nail. Usually caused by Trichophyton Rubrum or Dermatophytes. Also see “Onychomycosis”.

Added to the Nail Glossary on November 14, 2016

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