onchomycosis

onchomycosis

[‚äŋ·kō·mī′kō·səs]
(medicine)
Any fungus disease of the nail.
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Physical findings were confirmed on dermatologic assessment, which yielded a diagnosis of onchomycosis.
Lefkowitz said, "The Clearly Confident(TM)antifungal medication should revolutionize the treatment for onchomycosis because the current oral treatments can cost more than $800, can have substantial side effects, including liver damage and are only effective 23 to 55 percent of time, depending on the oral drug used.