onychauxis

onychauxis

 [on″ĭ-kawk´sis]
hypertrophy of the nail(s) without deformity.
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on·y·chaux·is

(on'i-kawk'sis),
Marked overgrowth of the fingernails or toenails.
[onycho- + G. auxē, increase]
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on·y·chaux·is

(on'i-kawk'sis)
Marked overgrowth of the fingernails or toenails.
[onycho- + G. auxē, increase]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
To the best of our knowledge, diffuse, erythematous keratoderma of the hands and feet and onychauxis of the fingernails and toenails have not been reported previously in congenital syphilis.
We suggest adding palmoplantar keratoderma and onychauxis to the list of cutaneous manifestations of early congenital syphilis.
The use of high speed nail drills in podiatric practice for the reduction of thickened toenails (onychogryphosis, onychauxis and onychomycosis) is generally accepted.