• abnormally
  • They may also exhibit liver disease during the first month of life (neonatal period), abnormally low levels of a certain type of white blood cell (neutropenia), improper function of another type of white blood cell (T-cells), and/or underdeveloped (hypoplastic), malformed nails. (rarediseases.org)
  • syndrome
  • Background: Zimmermann-Laband syndrome is a rare autosomal dominant disorder that is characterized by gingival fibromatosis, ear, nose, bone, and nail defects, and hepatosplenomegaly.Methods: This case report describes the clinical presentation and periodontal findings in a 13-year-old female patient with previously undiagnosed Zimmermann-Laband syndrome.Results: Clinical and radiographic findings and genetic counseling confirmed the diagnosis of Zimmermann-Laband syndrome. (unesp.br)
  • Increase bone density Spool vertebrae Obtuse angle of mandible Acroosteolysis Melorheostosis Candle dripping sign Nail patella syndrome Thanatophoric dwarfism The precise frequency of pycnodysostosis has not been determined. (wikipedia.org)
  • tissue
  • ingrown nail aberrant growth of a toenail, with one or both lateral margins pushing deeply into adjacent soft tissue. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The nail matrix beneath the body and the root projects longitudinal vascular ridges, which are easily visible through the translucent tissue of the body. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The matrix firmly attaches the body of the nail to the underlying connective tissue. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The physical manifestations of TSC are due to the formation of hamartia (malformed tissue such as the cortical tubers), hamartomas (benign growths such as facial angiofibroma and subependymal nodules), and very rarely, cancerous hamartoblastomas. (wikipedia.org)
  • infections
  • During fall 2008, an outbreak of hand, foot, and mouth disease (HFMD) with onychomadesis (nail shedding) as a common feature occurred in Finland.We identified an unusual enterovirus type, coxsackievirus A6 (CVA6), as the causative agent.CVA6 infections may be emerging as a new and major cause of epidemic HFMD. (nih.gov)
  • proximal
  • A fingernail or toenail consists of a body composed of keratin (the exposed portion) and a root (the proximal portion hidden by the nail fold), both of which rest on the nailbed (matrix). (thefreedictionary.com)
  • lateral
  • More specifically, it is a superficial infection of epithelium lateral to the nail plate that begins as cellulitis but that may progress to a definite abscess. (medscape.com)
  • trauma
  • First, I am in complete agreement with your sentiment that biomechanics and footwear should be examined in cases of trauma induced nail pathology. (podiatryarena.com)
  • patients
  • Quality of life was particularly reduced in women, patients aged 60-79 years, and persons with multiple nail involvement. (medscape.com)
  • diagnosis
  • Diagnosis of subacute bacterial endocarditis can be done by collecting three blood culture specimens over a 24-hour period for analysis, also it can usually be indicated by the existence of: Osler's nodes Roth's spots Nail clubbing The standard treatment is with a minimum of four weeks of high-dose intravenous penicillin with an aminoglycoside such as gentamicin. (wikipedia.org)
  • common
  • During fall 2008, an outbreak of hand, foot, and mouth disease (HFMD) with onychomadesis (nail shedding) as a common feature occurred in Finland. (nih.gov)
  • matrix
  • It is a highly versatile tool that protects the fingertip, contributes to tactile sensation by acting as a counterforce to the fingertip pad, and aids in peripheral thermoregulation via glomus bodies in the nail bed and matrix. (medscape.com)
  • thin
  • The underpart of the nail is formed from the stratum germinativum of the epidermis, the free surface from the stratum lucidum, and the thin cuticular fold overlapping the lunula representing the stratum corneum. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The under part of the nail is formed from the stratum germinativum of the epidermis, and the free surface from the stratum lucidum, with the thin cuticular fold that overlaps the lunula representing the stratum corneum. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • results
  • According to the report, the results suggest that quality of life is influenced more by the effect of a nail disease on the appearance of the nail than it is by the actual severity of the disease. (medscape.com)