nail injury

nail injury

acute or chronic nail plate or associated soft-tissue trauma; causing varying degrees of nail plate damage, subungual haemorrhage and/or onycholysis; recovery is associated with subsequent nail plate/matrix dystrophy
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Individuals with a previous history of nail injury or previous infection are particularly susceptible under these conditions.
Vertical ridges can also be caused by nail injury and certain diseases, including rheumatoid arthritis, according to Rich.
Linda Jones's dog ran a puzzling race in the final of the Sussex Cup at Hove when no match for Lozzas Dream despite pinging the lids - he was reported to have picked up a minor nail injury - then had to work hard to land the odds in his Kent Derby heat at Sittingbourne before crashing out in round two.