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Who is more at risk of this type of nail pterygium disorder?

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Dr. Olivia Liao
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In brief: Nail pterygium

See dermatologist.
Reference: pterygium due to scarring in nail matrix. Characteristic of lichen planus (image) but may occur in stevens-johnson syndrome and from trauma.

In brief: Nail pterygium

See dermatologist.
Reference: pterygium due to scarring in nail matrix. Characteristic of lichen planus (image) but may occur in stevens-johnson syndrome and from trauma.
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