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Nail Psoriasis (cont.)

Exams and Tests for Nail Psoriasis

If a person has known psoriasis and has characteristic changes of the nails, the diagnosis is typically apparent. In some situations, the doctor may take a biopsy (a small sample) of the skin under the nail to determine if someone has psoriasis of the nail.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 5/1/2014

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