Yellow nail syndrome: a case report


  • Kawa Muhammedamin Hassan Department of Medicine , College of Medicine , Hawler Medical University, Erbil, Iraq.



Yellow nail syndrome, lymphedema


Background and objective: Yellow nail syndrome is a rare clinical syndrome. Given the low number of known cases (approx. 200 cases described) and unclear disease etiology, no accepted standards of treatment exist. Case report: A 65 years old man presented to Rizgary Teaching Hospital consultation department of internal medicine with shortness of breath, swelling of both upper and lower limbs and nail changes.


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How to Cite

Hassan, K. M. (2014). Yellow nail syndrome: a case report. Zanco Journal of Medical Sciences (Zanco J Med Sci), 18(1), 680_682.



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