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Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Yellow nail syndrome


Other Names for this Disease
  • Lymphedema with yellow nails
  • YNS
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Treatment

Newline Maker

How are the respiratory conditions associated with yellow nail syndrome treated?

You can find further information on treatment of pleural effusions, bronchitis, sinusitis, and pneumonia at the following links to MedlinePlus.gov, the National Library of Medicine Web site designed to help you research your health questions.

Pleural effusions: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000086.htm
Bronchitis: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/chronicbronchitis.html
Sinusitis: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/sinusitis.html
Pneumonia: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/pneumonia.html
Last updated: 4/27/2011


Clinical Trials & Research for this Disease

  • The Centers for Mendelian Genomics program is working to discover the causes of rare genetic disorders. For more information about applying to the research study, please visit their website.
  • ClinicalTrials.gov lists trials that are studying or have studied Yellow nail syndrome. Click on the link to go to ClinicalTrials.gov to read descriptions of these studies.
  • Orphanet lists European clinical trials, research studies, and patient registries enrolling people with this condition. 
Other Names for this Disease
  • Lymphedema with yellow nails
  • YNS
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.