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Table 1 YNS clinical manifestations found in six large series of patients

From: Yellow nail syndrome: a review

Manifestation Maldonado et al. [6], N = 41 Hoque et al. [5], N = 11 Piraccini et al. [7], N = 21 Nordkild et al. [8], N = 97 Varney et al. [9], N = 17 Pavlidakey et al. [10], N = 62
Yellow nails, n (%) 41 (100) 10 (91) 21 (100) 86 (89) 17 (100) 53 (85)
Chronic pulmonary manifestations, n (%) 23 (56) 7 (64) 15 (71) 61 (63) 17 (100) 24 (39) (PEs only)
Lymphedema, n (%) 26 (63) 6 (55) 6 (29) 78 (80) 13 (76) 45 (72)
Sinusitis, n (%) 17 (41) 3 (27) 3 (14) NR 14 (83) 11 (18)
Complete triad ~60% 27% 29% NR 76% 27%
  1. PEs pleural effusions, NR not reported