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Onychomycosis (cont.)

Authors and Editors

Author: Charles P. Davis, MD, PhD

Editor: William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR

Previous contributing author and editors:

Author: John Ratz, MD, MBA, Staff Dermatologist, Mohs Surgeon, Center for Dermatology and Skin Surgery, Inc (Tampa, FL).

Editors: Dirk M Elston, MD, Consulting Staff, Department of Dermatology, Geisinger Medical Center; Mary L Windle, Pharm D, Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Pharmacy; Pharmacy Editor,, Inc; Ronald A Greenfield, MD, Chief, Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Infectious Disease, University of Oklahoma School of Medicine.


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Last Editorial Review: 4/6/2012

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