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27 Possible Causes for Herpetic Whitlow, Onycholysis, Swelling of the Finger

  • Paronychia

    Herpetic Whitlow Herpetic whitlow is a herpes simplex virus infection of the fingers.[] The symptoms that are highly suggestive of paronychia are hand or finger pain , skin on arm or hand looks infected , irregular appearing nails , hand or finger swelling ,[] We present a case of atypical onycholysis, associated with subungual abscess formation, paronychia and pyogenic granuloma resulting from the use of mitozantrone, an antineoplastic[]

  • Cutaneous Candidiasis

    The major folds affected are under the breasts, between the buttocks, in the groin region, as well as the areas located between the fingers.[] Subungual infections are characterized by distal separation of one or several fingernails ( onycholysis ), with white or yellow discoloration of the subungual area.[] Most often, candida results in onycholysis (lifting of the nail plate from the nail bed) but there are many other causes of onycholysis that may be clinically indistinguishable[]

  • Onychomycosis

    Type 1 Excludes herpetic whitlow ( B00.89 ) fungus B35.1 toe L03.03- ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L03.03- Cellulitis of toe 2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code[] Paronychia due to finger sucking of two fingers in a 1-year-old boy: swelling and mild erythema of the proximal nail folds, absent cuticles and an irregular nail plate surface[] Transverse onycholysis (P .018) was significantly associated with negative pathology results consistent with the diagnosis of nail dystrophy.[]

  • Onycholysis

    MYRISTICA SEBIFERA Q —Myristica sebifera is indicated for Onycholysis with pain in finger nails and swelling of phalanges.[] Incision and drainage is contraindicated in patients with herpetic whitlow.[] "The Nail Doctor: Onycholysis, or Nail Separation, Has Different Varieties". Nails Magazine. External links [ edit ][]

  • Acrodermatitis Continua of Hallopeau

    Eruption of pustules with scaling, tender swelling over fingers of both hands in a patient with psoriatic arthritis.[] Acute paronychia ( bacterial, candidal, drug-induced ) Chronic paronychia Blistering distal dactylitis Herpetic whitlow Cellulitis Infected contact dermatitis Best Tests Subscription[] Examination revealed distal onycholysis of the fingernails, as well as onycholysis and subungual hyperkeratosis of the toenails.[]

  • Palmar Abscess

    Exam reveals pain, swelling, pain with finger flexion Differential Dx: paronychia, felon, flexor tenosynovitis Imaging-xray for foreign body if suspected, consider MRI Consult[] A whitlow or felon is an infection of the tip of the finger. [1] [2] [a] Herpetic whitlow and melanotic whitlow are subtypes that are not synonymous with the term felon.[] 腫瘍症】 *onychatrophy【爪萎縮】 *onychia【爪床炎】 *onychitis【爪床炎】 *onychocryptosis【爪嵌入症 爪甲嵌入症】 *onychodystrophy【爪ジストロフィー 爪甲異栄養症】 *onychogryposis【爪鉤湾症 爪甲鉤湾症】 *onychoheterotopia【爪甲異所症】 *onycholysis[]

  • Dystrophic Nail

    […] of the fingers Seen in dishwashers, bartenders and waitresses Characterized by lack of pain, lack of warmth, absence of pus, chronicity Staphylococcal paronychia Pseudomonas[] whitlow should be part of the differential diagnosis of recurrent cases.[] Onycholysis describes the separation of the nail plate from the nail bed.[]

  • Subungual Fibroma

    Most patients suffer no illness but others may have hepatic or cardiac failure Half and half nails Periungual or subungual whitlow (abscess in soft tissue near nail) Herpetic[] ; evaluating joint stability by checking active and passive range of motion; and observing the involved area for swelling, discoloration, deformity, and shortening.[] Psoriatic onycholysis can be considered the reference point for other forms of onycholysis and is typically distal (ie affecting the free margin of the nail), with variable[]

  • Congenital Leukonychia

    One or both thumbs are usually involved as a result of chronic rubbing and picking at the nail with an adjacent finger.[] Eczema, psoriasis, lichen planus, AA, epidermolysis bullosa, herpetic whitlow and onychomycosis are the most common diseases affecting nails in childhood.[] […] congenital nail disorder 5 nonsyndromic congenital nail disorder 6 nonsyndromic congenital nail disorder 7 nonsyndromic congenital nail disorder 8 Odontomicronychial Dysplasia Onycholysis[]

  • Nail Abnormality

    Acute paronychia Erythema, swelling and throbbing pain in the nail fold caused by bacterial infection, most commonly Staphylococcus aureus.[] Get this App offline and editable on your phone iPhone & iPad Android PC Mac Common ddx paronychia, ingrown nail, herpetic whitlow trauma, nail biting onychomycosis, hyperkeratosis[] NAIL ABNORMALITIES Paronychia Painful red swollen nail fold Inflammation of the nail fold  Infection, Injury, Irritation, Eczema, Psoriasis, DM, HIV Acute  herpetic whitlow—caused[]

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