The yellow nail syndrome (YNS) is a rare disorder principally affecting the lymphatic system.
It is characterized by a clinical triad:
nail discolouration: yellow slow-growing dystrophic nails (scleronychia)
pulmonary disease: see yellow nail syndrome (pulmona...
Pulmonary manifestations of yellow nail syndrome are principally centered around
effects for recurrent lung infections (bronchiectasis) and
The role of proposed lymphatic impairment could account for the development of pleural effusions and smooth interlobula...
Young syndrome shares similar clinical and radiological findings to primary ciliary dyskinesia and cystic fibrosis, however, the underlying pathogenesis is yet to be fully elucidated. Obstructive azoospermia at the level of the epididymis is thought to be the cause of infertility. The commonly r...