onychomycosis


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on·y·cho·my·co·sis

 (ŏn′ĭ-kō-mī-kō′sĭs)
n.
A fungal infection of the fingernails or toenails that results in thickening, roughness, and splitting of the nails.

[Greek onux, onukh-, nail, claw; see onyx + mycosis.]
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onychomycosis

n onicomicosis f
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Sato Pharmaceutical obtained marketing and manufacturing approval for NAILIN Capsules 100mg as an oral treatment for onychomycosis. This product is the first new treatment for the disease in approximately 20 years.
Objective: To determine the association between toenail onychomycosis and venous insufficiency.