Fungal Nail Infection tests
Fungal Nail Infection

Tests could include:

  • History and Physical Exam
  • Examination of nail
  • Microscopic Examination of Nails
  • Clipping nails of patient
  • Potassium Hydroxide (KOH) Skin Test
  • Fungal microscopy (procedure)
  • Biopsy
  • Nail Bed Biopsy
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