Imatinib Induced Blue Nails

  • Ankur JainEmail author


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    Vinay K, Yanamandra U, Dogra S, Handa S, Suri V, Kumari S et al (2018) Long-term mucocutaneous adverse effects of imatinib in Indian chronic myeloid leukemia patients. Int J Dermatol 57:332–338CrossRefGoogle Scholar
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    Di Tullio F, Mandel VD, Scotti R, Padalino C, Pellacani G (2018) Imatinib-induced diffuse hyperpigmentation of the oral mucosa, the skin, and the nails in a patient affected by chronic myeloid leukemia: report of a case and review of the literature. Int J Dermatol 57:784–790CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of HaematologyVardhman Mahavir Medical College, and Safdarjung HospitalNew DelhiIndia

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