Case contributed by Dr Tim Luijkx


Nail in thumb.

Patient Data

Age: 20 years
Gender: Male

Nail is seen penetrating the distal phalanx.

Incidentally, the nail is also traversing the thumb nail.

Case Discussion

This case is a very literal illustration of a thumbnail, or even a thumb nail nail.

When you search for this case in the search bar, you will see a thumbnail thumbnail (or thumb nail nail thumbnail).

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Case information

rID: 63631
Published: 11th Oct 2018
Last edited: 14th Dec 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Austin Health

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