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401 Possible Causes for Dermatitis, Nail Pitting

  • Nail Abnormality

    Common causes include excessive manicuring, finger biting, trauma, splinters, skin conditions such as eczema or contact dermatitis, ingrowing nails.[patient.info] Nail pitting is caused by defective development of the layers of the superficial nail plate.[medicinenet.com] (e.g., atopic or chemical dermatitis) that disrupts orderly growth in that area also can cause pitting.[aafp.org]

  • Onycholysis

    Causes in Alphabetical Order Alopecia areata Atopic dermatitis Benoxaprofen Circulatory system diseases Dermatitis Diabetes Insipidus Diabetes Mellitus Doxorubicin Hydrochloride[wikidoc.org] Nail pitting and onycholysis.[dx.doi.org] […] involvement, and allergic contact dermatitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Inverse Psoriasis

    Signs include yellow-brown spots on the nails, pitted nails, crumbling nails, and nails separating from fingers or toes.[aad.org] […] long-term treatment Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis): family members eczema rash foot boils who were affected with eczema as an infant Magnesium ions also relax and reduce irritability[zvonilka.eu] Nail Psoriasis: Psoriasis tends to afflict areas like the fingernails and toenails, leading to abnormal nail growth, pitting, and discoloration.[achieveclinical.com]

  • Isolated Toenail Dystrophy

    Dermatitis. Dermatitis is characterised by a dry, itchy and erythematous rash.[medicinetoday.com.au] […] hyperkeratosis and onycholysis Koilonychia lateral nail fold lichen planus longitudinal nail Lyell's syndrome melanonychia Micronychia Multiple nail pits Myxoid cyst myxoid[books.google.de] (55%) accompagnied with at least one the following nail disorders: Oil drop or salmon patch/nail bed, Nail Pitting , Beau Lines , Leukonychia , Subungual hyperkeratosis/hyponychium[handresearch.com]

  • Dystrophic Nail

    It can also occur as a part of irritant dermatitis to chemicals & eczema Thorough clinical evaluation may yield clue to Dx... fungal scrapings can be sent if onychomycosis[dailyrounds.org] Children with alopecia areata can have nail pitting and dystrophy but typically do not have marked subungual debris.[healio.com] Eczema Subungual melanoma Lichen planus. 5. Eczema (irritant or allergic contact dermatitis). 6 . Lichen planus. 7. Subungual melanoma. 8. Psoriatic nail disease.[cosmetologyapprenticeship.com]

  • Hereditary Distal Onycholysis

    […] chemicals like hydrofluoric acid may lead to irritant contact dermatitis.[steadyhealth.com] Nail pitting and onycholysis.[ijdvl.com] Nail pitting Nail pitting is associated with alopecia areata as well as with psoriasis.[patient.info]

  • Psoriasis

    Only few studies have investigated on the role of LCs in psoriasis-like dermatitis model, but the results are variable and the exact role of LCs in psoriasis model remains[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Nail changes – loosened, thickened or pitted nails (pits are small dents/ice pick like depressions on the surface of the nails).[irishskin.ie] Thyssen, Luz Fonacier and Radoslaw Spiewak , Flexural Eczema Versus Atopic Dermatitis , Dermatitis , 26 , 3 , (109) , (2015) . Peter A.[dx.doi.org]

  • Alopecia Areata

    Pigmented purpuric dermatitis and alopecia areata may be unusual early clinical skin presentations of HHC.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Alopecia areata, nails. Pitting in organized transverse rows giving the nail a "hammered brass" appearance.[webmd.com] Some involvement of the nailspitting, ridging, increased friability, or shedding— occurs in many cases. 8 Alopecia areata has been described as associated with diseases of[jamanetwork.com]

  • Trachonychia

    Conditions such as dermatitis, psoriasis, eczema , melanoma, Vitiligo, and certain types of alopecia are known to affect the appearance of the nails too.[home-remedies-for-you.com] NAIL PITTING Nail pits are superficial punctate depressions of the dorsal nail plate (Fig. 8).[vk.com] Differential Diagnosis Onycholysis, onychomycosis, trauma (toenails), eczema, alopecia areata. Management • Often unsatisfactory.[plasticsurgerykey.com]

  • Alopecia

    This association has been described in seborrheic dermatitis, psoriasis, and atopic dermatitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Nail pitting or trachyonychia are commonly seen. Beau’s lines half way down the nail can be observed in severe AA.[omicsonline.org] More severe disease is associated with young age, concurrent atopic eczema , and chromosomal abnormalities.[dermnetnz.org]

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