The application of dermoscopy in the evaluation of nail disorders is still new and the real benefits of this technique in the diagnosis of nail conditions are not known. In particular, there are not evidence-based data showing that the use of dermoscopy may decrease the necessity of nail biopsies.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||Dermatoscopy in Clinical Practice|
|Subtitle of host publication||Beyond Pigmented Lesions|
|Number of pages||7|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2009|
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