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

malformation of a nail or claw.
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Q: MY black lab has got Lupoid Onychodystrophy and has had it a year now.
A) Blue discoloration of the right big and second toe with distal gangrene and onychodystrophy.
Physical examination revealed a cachectic man with alopecia, generalized skin hyperpigmentation involving the palms and onychodystrophy of fingernails (Fig 1-4).
Only later did she learn the shell was a telltale sign of Symmetrical Lupoid Onychodystrophy, SLO for short.
In addition, there was onychodystrophy with keratotic debris on the medial aspect of the same finger.
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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.