- NAIL TUTOR (result) -
Find potential causes for 57 nail abnormalities
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Distal nail fold [hyponychium]: A hyponychium that is ragged and dirty
Potential causes: might be the result of thyrotoxicosis Synonyms: plummer's nail, Graves's disease.
Distal nail fold [hyponychium]:
A hyponychium that is ragged and dirty
Potential causes: might be the result of thyrotoxicosis
Synonyms: plummer's nail, Graves's disease.
The eight basic components of the nail unit include:
1 - proximal nail fold; 2 - cuticle;
* NOTICE: The HandResearch Nail Tutor Tool is still in development. Currently this tool includes 57 nail disorders. The NAIL TUTOR tool is based on Medical Hand Analysis & Multi-Perspective Hand Reading, which e.g. implicates that one should keep in mind that any single nail abnormality should be expected to have an association with a range of potential causes!
The purpose of this tool is to assist you with identifying the nature of a fingernail disorder. The section fingernail disorders presents a more comprehensive overview of the most common fingernail abnormalities.
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