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87 Possible Causes for Onycholysis of Fingernails

  • Onycholysis

    A 28-year-old woman presented with distal onycholysis of all 10 fingernails.[mdedge.com] Easily cure lifting fingernails Lifting Fingernail April 25, 2010 The nail on my right little finger is lifting – a condition known as Onycholysis.[health-boundaries.com] On physical examination, all 10 fingernails had distal onycholysis and there was a green discoloration of the first fingernail on the left hand.[mdedge.com]

  • Oral Candidiasis

    Subungual infections are characterized by distal separation of one or several fingernails ( onycholysis ), with white or yellow discoloration of the subungual area.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Cutaneous Candidiasis

    Subungual infections are characterized by distal separation of one or several fingernails ( onycholysis ), with white or yellow discoloration of the subungual area.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Porphyria Cutanea Tarda

    The porphyrias are a rare group of metabolic disorders that can either be inherited or acquired. Along the heme biosynthetic pathway, porphyrias can manifest with neurovisceral and/or cutaneous symptoms, depending on the defective enzyme. Porphyria cutanea tarda, the most common type of porphyria worldwide, is[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Psoriasis

    […] significant improvement in onycholysis and pitting in fingernails and the improvement was faster in occluded nails (1b).[dx.doi.org] […] or onychodystrophy of at least two fingernails, pruritus leading to scratching and presence of single recalcitrant plaques.[doi.org] Psoriasis can affect fingernails and toenails, causing pitting, abnormal nail growth and discoloration.[mayoclinic.org]

  • Polyarthritis

    Fingernail changes are often present, especially if DIP joints of fingers have the arthritis. Nail changes include pitting, ridges, hyperkeratosis and onycholysis.[holistic-doc-pain-support.com]

  • Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome

    […] in onycholysis.[symptoma.com] Onychodystrophic changes include thinning, splitting, spongy change, onycholysis (partial separation of nail from bed), and onychomadesis (loss of fingernails and toenails[file.scirp.org] Other ectodermal changes that happen in many cases include hyperpigmentation of the skin, vitiligo, discoloured and ragged fingernails (nail dystrophy) which often results[symptoma.com]

  • Acrodermatitis Continua of Hallopeau

    Examination revealed distal onycholysis of the fingernails, as well as onycholysis and subungual hyperkeratosis of the toenails.[jrheum.org] A 53-year-old male presented with a 1-year history of fingernail and toenail dystrophy and pustules on the distal toes.[jrheum.org]

  • Colonic Polyp

    (atrophy of the fingernails and toenails).[gastro.oxfordjournals.org] Cronkite-Canada syndrome is an acquired, non-familial disorder, in which patients develop gastro-intestinal polyposis in association with alopecia, cutaneous pigmentation, and onycholysis[gastro.oxfordjournals.org]

  • Onychomycosis

    A single fingernail showing mild subungual hyperkeratosis and onycholysis, associated with periungual scaling.[tandfonline.com] If the fingernails are affected, the toenails are usually affected as well.[skinsight.com] Distal subungual onychomycosis caused by Candida in a newborn: onycholysis and subungual hyperkeratosis with yellow discoloration of several fingernails.[tandfonline.com]

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