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Theranostics of Respiratory & Skin Diseases

Case Report(ISSN: 2644-1306)

Clinico-Dermoscopic Correlation in Nail Sarcoidosis

Volume 1 - Issue 2

Maouni Safae1*, El Anzi Ouiam1, Sqalli Asmae1, Zenati Kaoutar2, Meziane Mariam1, Benzekri Leila1, Senouci Karima1 and Hassam Badredine1

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    • 1Department of Dermatology-Venereology, Rabat, Morocco
    • 2Department of Anatomopathology, Morocco

    *Corresponding author: Maouni Safae, Department of Dermatology-Venereology, Morocco

Received: December 05, 2018;   Published: December 10, 2018

DOI: 10.32474/TRSD.2018.01.000108

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Sarcoidosis is a granulomatous systemic disease of undetermined origin. Its dermatological manifestations are present in 25% of cases and they are very polymorphic. Nail abnormalities are unusual in sarcoidosis and are often an indication of systemic involvement. Dermoscopy of the nail may be very useful in some isolated cases and can guide us to the right diagnosis. We report a rare case of systemic sarcoidosis presenting as nail dystrophy with painful phalanges and underlying bony cysts, treated successfully by oral corticosteroid with good evolution

Keywords: Sarcoidosis; Nail; Systemic involvement; Dermoscopy

Abstract| Introduction| Pathophysiology: Figure 1| Therapy| Conclusion| Acknowledgment| References|


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