nail pits

nail pits

small punctate depressions on the surface of the nail plate due to defective nail formation; seen in psoriasis and other disorders.
See also: geographic stippling of nails.
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nail pits

(nāl pits)
Small punctate depressions on the surface of the nail plate due to defective nail formation; seen in psoriasis and other disorders.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Psoriatic nails present with nail pits, oils spots, and onycholysis.