onychodystrophy

onychodystrophy

 [on″ĭ-ko-dis´trŏ-fe]
malformation of a nail.

on·y·cho·dys·tro·phy

(on'i-kō-dis'trō-fē),
Dystrophic changes in the nails occurring as a congenital defect or due to any illness or injury that may cause a malformed nail.
[onycho- + G. dys-, bad, + trophē, nourishment]

onychodystrophy

/on·y·cho·dys·tro·phy/ (-dis´trah-fe) malformation of a nail.

onychodystrophy

Etymology: Gk, onyx, nail, dys, bad, trophe, nourishment
a condition of malformed or discolored fingernails or toenails.

onychodystrophy

Any defect or malformation of nails; usually nail dystrophy

on·y·cho·dys·tro·phy

(on'i-kō-dis'trŏ-fē)
Dystrophic changes in the nails occurring as a congenital defect or due to any illness or injury that may cause a malformed nail.
[onycho- + G. dys-, bad, + trophē, nourishment]

onychodystrophy

nail plate dystrophy due to congenital defect, or recent illness, inflammation or injury

onychodystrophy

malformation of a nail or claw.
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Diablo, a Standard Poodle, was barely alive, with Addison's Disease, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Onychodystrophy, (nails all infected and falling out), and many other problems.
Q: MY black lab has got Lupoid Onychodystrophy and has had it a year now.
Physical examination revealed a cachectic man with alopecia, generalized skin hyperpigmentation involving the palms and onychodystrophy of fingernails (Fig 1-4).
First described in 1955, the primary features of the disease include alopecia, cutaneous hyperpigmentation, characteristic intestinal polyposis, and onychodystrophy (1).
The diagnosis of Cronkhite-Canada syndrome is based on clinical, endoscopic, and pathological findings, including characteristic intestinal polyps, alopecia, onychodystrophy, and hyperpigmentation of the skin.
Although typical for CCS, the initial symptoms of this patient fulfilled diagnostic criteria for eosinophilic gastroenteritis, but the development of alopecia, onychodystrophy, and gastrointestinal polyposis made it clear that CCS was the correct diagnosis.
Conditions that can affect the nail area include fungal infections, and a disease called symmetrical lupoid onychodystrophy, in which the dog may lose all 20 nails.
1) The cardinal manifestations of the syndrome are gastrointestinal polyposis, diffuse skin hyperpigmentation, alopecia, and onychodystrophy.
Physical examination showed diffuse hyperpigmentation, alopecia, and onychodystrophy of the nails of the hands and feet.
Sakita T, Fukutomi H: A case of gastrointestinal polyposis with pigmentation, onychodystrophy and alopecia.