Inflammatory / Infectious / trauma induced / genetic nail pigmentations
|Description||This chapter resumes dermoscopyThe examination of [skin lesions] with a 'dermatoscope'. This traditionally consists of a magnifier (typically x10), a non-polarised light source, a transparent plate and a liquid medium between the instrument and the skin, and allows inspection of skin lesions unobstructed by skin surface reflections. Modern dermatoscopes dispense with the use of liquid medium and instead use polarised light to cancel out skin surface reflections. of inflammations, infections, traumaThis glossary term has not yet been described. induced changes and genetic diseases of the nail apparatus.|
|Author(s)||Luc Thomas · Amélie Boespflug|
|Responsible author||Luc Thomas → send e-mail|
|Status update||May 14, 2018|
|Status by||Ralph P. Braun|
This chapter resumes dermoscopy of inflammations, infections, trauma induced changes and genetic diseases of the nail apparatus.
It has the following subchapters: