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37 Possible Causes for Onychotillomania

  • Smith-Magenis Syndrome

    Behavioral disorders often include outbursts, attention deficit/hyperactivity disorders, self-injury with onychotillomania and polyembolokoilamania (insertion of objects into[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A striking neurobehavioral pattern of stereotypies, hyperactivity, polyembolokoilamania, onychotillomania, maladaptive and self-injurious and aggressive behavior is observed[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] person pulls out the nails and stuffs objects into almost all bodily orifices Having difficulty to pay attention Head banging Hyporeflexia General lethargy Temper tantrums Onychotillomania[syndromespedia.com]

  • Neurotic Disorder

    […] and without work related stress. ( 29916595 ) Roma P....Ferracuti S. 2017 21 Nail-extracting behaviour as an unusual manifestation of adjustment disorder, confused with onychotillomania[malacards.org]

  • Eating Disorder

    Abstract Dermatophagia is a neurodermatitis akin to onychophagia, onychotillomania, trichotillomania, dermatothlasia, neurotic excoriations, and other conditions in which[unboundmedicine.com] Scott}, journal {Cutis}, year {1997}, volume {59 1}, pages { 19-20 } } Published 1997 in Cutis Dermatophagia is a neurodermatitis akin to onychophagia, onychotillomania, trichotillomania[semanticscholar.org] 1/1/pubmed PY - 2001/3/28/medline PY - 1997/1/1/entrez SP - 19 EP - 20 JF - Cutis JO - Cutis VL - 59 IS - 1 N2 - Dermatophagia is a neurodermatitis akin to onychophagia, onychotillomania[unboundmedicine.com]

  • Acneiform Drug Eruption

    L60–L75, 703–706 ) Nail thickness: Onychogryphosis Onychauxis color: Beau's lines Yellow nail syndrome Leukonychia Azure lunula shape: Koilonychia Nail clubbing behavior: Onychotillomania[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Behavior Disorder

    Severe nail biting or nail picking (onychotillomania) can cause significant nail deformities (eg, washboard deformity, or habit-tic nails) and subungual hemorrhages.[merckmanuals.com] Onychotillomania – (ah-ne-ke-till-o-mania) - destruction of the fingernails or toenails by means of chronic picking, pulling, and manicuring.[verywell.com]

  • Trichotillomania

    Lipner, Onychotillomania: Diagnosis and Management, American Journal of Clinical Dermatology, 18, 6, (763), (2017).[dx.doi.org] Rubin, Onychotillomania: clinicopathologic correlations, Journal of Cutaneous Pathology, 40, 4, (419-423), (2013).[dx.doi.org] Responsive diseases include acne excoriée, atopic dermatitis, factitious cheilitis, hyperhidrosis, lichen simplex chronicus, needle phobia, neurodermatitis, onychotillomania[dx.doi.org]

  • Dystrophic Nail

    The problem of nail changes due to onychotillomania, be it from excessive nail biting, picking or cleaning, should be suspected from the history and examination.[murtagh.mhmedical.com] Onychotillomania This is essentially similar to the habit tic but is more closely allied to parasitophobia as the patient picks off pieces of nail fold and may claim that[drmhijazy.com]

  • Congenital Leukonychia

    703–706) Nail thickness: Onychogryphosis · Onychauxis color: Beau's lines · Yellow nail syndrome · Leukonychia · Azure Lunula shape: Koilonychia · Nail clubbing behavior: Onychotillomania[enacademic.com] Subungual hemorrhages can also develop in onychotillomania. Pincer nail deformity is a transverse over-curvature of the nail plate.[msdmanuals.com]

  • 17q11 Microdeletion Syndrome

    Older children may yank at fingernails and toenails (onychotillomania) or insert objects into body orifices (polyembolokoilamania).[rarediseases.org]

  • Acne Varioliformis

    L60–L75, 703–706 ) Nail thickness: Onychogryphosis Onychauxis color: Beau's lines Yellow nail syndrome Leukonychia Azure lunula shape: Koilonychia Nail clubbing behavior: Onychotillomania[en.wikipedia.org]

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