onychogryposis


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Related to onychogryposis: Yellow nail syndrome

onychogryphosis

 [on″ĭ-ko-grĭ-fo´sis]
abnormal hypertrophy and curving of the nails, giving them a clawlike appearance.
Onychogryphosis. From Dorland's, 2000.

on·y·cho·gry·po·sis

(on'i-kō-gri-pō'sis),
Enlargement with increased thickening and curvature of the fingernails or toenails.
[onycho- + G. grypōsis, a curvature]

onychogryposis

/on·y·cho·gry·po·sis/ (-grĭ-po´sis) onychogryphosis.

onychogryposis

 Dermatology Thickened and curved finger and/or toenails

on·y·cho·gry·po·sis

(on'i-kō-gri-pō'sis)
Enlargement with increased thickening and curvature of the fingernails or toenails.
[onycho- + G. grypōsis, a curvature]

onychogryphosis, onychogryposis

abnormal hypertrophy and curving of the nails or claws. In a racing Greyhound, a serious defect that reduces racing performance.
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