Periungual wart

Periungual wart on finger

Periungual warts are found under and around the toenails and fingernails. They look like rough bumps with an uneven surface and border.

Current as of: October 31, 2019

Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review: Patrice Burgess, MD, FAAFP - Family Medicine
Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
Martin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine
E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine

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