fungal infection of nails

fun·gal in·fec·tion of nails

(fŭng'găl in-fekshŭn nālz)
Thickened discolored toenails and fingernails caused by othogenic fungi on the nail bed, matrix, or plate.
References in periodicals archive ?
Predisposing factors were occlusive footwear for greater than 8 hours/ day in (96%), history of excessive sweating in (7.7%), history of fungal infection of feet during last 6 months in (3.4%) and fungal infection of nails during the last 6 months in (2.8%).