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179 Possible Causes for Nail Hypertrophy

  • Pachyonychia Congenita

    Pachyonychia congenita (PC) is a rare, autosomal dominant, ectodermal dysplasia characterized most distinctly by the presence of symmetric nail hypertrophy.[] hypertrophy on one hand and failure to thrive in early infancy.[] Pachyonychia congenita (PC) is a rare, usually autosomal dominant, genodermatosis characterized by tetrad of wedge shaped nail hypertrophy, focal palmoplantar keratoderma,[]

  • Brandt Syndrome

    Brandt syndrome (BS) is also called acrodermatitis enteropathica (AE). It is a congenital disease that causes zinc deficiency due to malabsorption. Inherited in an autosomal recessive pattern, BS characteristically presents with dermatitis, diarrhea and hair loss. Brandt syndrome (BS) is an autosomal recessive inborn[…][]

  • Chronic Arsenic Poisoning

    The Section of Dermatology of the University of the Philippines, Philippine General Hospital, reported a case of chronic arsenic poisoning from a community in Luzon island to the Department of Health resulting in the conduct of two health and environmental assessment missions in December 2014. To describe the[…][]

  • Palmoplantar Keratosis

    JLS-1 is characterized by nail hypertrophy, nail dystrophy, PPK, follicular keratosis and oral leukokeratosis and is the most common form of PC (56.2%). [4] JLS-2 usually[]

  • Sebocystomatosis

    Pachyonychia congenita is a rare hereditary disorder characterized mainly by nail hypertrophy and dyskeratosis of skin and mucous membrane PC-2 (Jackson–Lawler form) and is[]

  • Onychia

    . onychauxis, n. hypertrophy of nails. onychoid a. fingernail like. onychophagia, n. nail biting. onychosis, n. disease of nail … Dictionary of difficult words onychia — ōˈnikēə[] […] onychia — n. inflammation of the fingernails (Pathology) … English contemporary dictionary onychia — onych·ia … English syllables onychia — n. inflammation of root or side of nail[]

  • Ectodermal Dysplasia

    Congenital anomalies of the nails. Four cases of hereditary hypertrophy of nail-bed associated with a history of erupted teeth at birth. Br. J.[]

  • Acquired Ichthyosis

    In hypertrophy, India rubber worn upon the part soon macerates the epidermis and diminishes... ‎[] Non-syphilitic affections require the same treatment as in other parts, but special effort must be made to secure the effect of the remedies upon .the matrix and bed of the nail[]

  • Paronychia

    An interesting case of chronic paronychia of the big toe for the last 6 years resulting in granulomatous reaction and hypertrophy of nail plate and bed is being reported.[] […] plate discoloration ( green discoloration suggests Pseudomonas) chronic paronychia nail plate hypertrophy (fungal infection) nail fold blunting and retraction after repeated[] […] of the nail fold and the subsequent development of pyogenic granuloma–like lesions.[]

  • Ivermectin

    Cornification of the patient's soles and marked hypertrophy of the nails of both feet were observed.[]

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