onychorrhexis

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onychorrhexis

 [on″ĭ-ko-rek´sis]
spontaneous splitting or breaking of the nails.

on·y·chor·rhex·is

(on'i-kō-rek'sis),
Abnormal brittleness of the nails with splitting of the free edge.
[onycho- + G. rhēxis, a breaking]

onychorrhexis

/on·y·chor·rhex·is/ (on″ĭ-ko-rek´sis) spontaneous splitting or breaking of the nails.

on·y·chor·rhex·is

(on'i-kō-rek'sis)
Abnormal brittleness of the nails with splitting of the free edge.
[onycho- + G. rhēxis, a breaking]

onychorrhexis

Longitudinal striation of the nail.

onychorrhexis

exaggeration of the normal longitudinal ridge pattern and brittleness of nail plate; associated with lichen planus, rheumatoid arthritis and peripheral circulatory disorders

onychorrhexis

spontaneous splitting or breaking of the nails or claws.
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