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https://dermnetnz.org/topics/melanoma-of-nail-unit/

Melanoma of the nail unit usually affects either a thumbnail or great toenail, but any finger or toenail may be involved. The term includes: Subungual melanoma ...

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/319100

Aug 25, 2017 ... Symptoms. Subungual melanoma often starts as a brown or black streak under a toenail or fingernail. A person may mistake it for a bruise. The ...

https://www.cbsnews.com/pictures/skin-cancer-or-mole-how-to-tell/22/

Sometimes melanomas form under a fingernail or toenail. In dark-skinned people , including Blacks, Latinos, and Asians, common melanoma sites include the ...

https://www.healthline.com/health/toenail-melanoma-or-fungus

Sep 27, 2019 ... Diagnosing subungual melanoma. A diagnosis of subungual melanoma is uncommon and difficult to determine. Here are certain warning signs ...

https://skincancer.net/clinical/melanoma-nails/

Oct 23, 2017 ... Over 60% occur in the fingernails, and about 40% occur in the toenails.1; Subungual melanoma begins in the nail matrix (the part of the nail ...

https://www.today.com/health/what-does-nail-melanoma-look-skin-cancer-can-hide-line-t151746

May 4, 2020 ... Melanoma, the deadliest skin cancer, can show up as a stripe black line on nails. Doctors share symptoms and what to look for on fingernails ...

https://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/ss/slideshow-toenail-color-causes

You might have a rare cause of black toenail, such as: Malignant melanoma, a serious form of skin cancer; Fungal infection; Chronic ingrown nail; Other health ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2987777/

Nov 1, 2010 ... Melanoma arising on the foot carries a particularly poor prognosis ... has much in common with the granulation tissue of ingrowing toenail.

https://www.aad.org/skin-cancer-melanoma

Find resources on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of melanoma.

https://www.virotherapy.com/blog/nail-discoloration-and-other-signs-of-subungual-melanoma/

Of note: The areas most affected are the thumbnail or the big toenail. Subungual melanomas of the nail unit usually appear as darkened streaks that run ...