Onychomadesis in Two Sisters Induced by Varicella Infection
Article first published online: 18 DEC 2012
© 2012 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
Volume 30, Issue 5, pages e108–e109, September/October 2013
How to Cite
Kocak, A. Y. and Koçak, O. (2013), Onychomadesis in Two Sisters Induced by Varicella Infection. Pediatric Dermatology, 30: e108–e109. doi: 10.1111/pde.12038
- Issue published online: 10 SEP 2013
- Article first published online: 18 DEC 2012
Onychomadesis is separation of the nail plate from the nail matrix due to arrest of nail growth for a certain period. Here we describe two patients with onychomadesis on the hands after varicella infection. To our knowledge, this is the first case of onychomadesis reported after varicella infection.