What are the causes of non-medication photo-induced onycholysis?

Updated: Nov 20, 2020
  • Author: Melanie S Hecker, MD, MBA; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Photo-induced associations with onycholysis, without medication and exposure to sunlight, are as follows:

  • Spontaneous photo-onycholysis [9]

  • Bullous photo-onycholysis (during pseudoporphyria resulting from hemodialysis)


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