onychia

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onychia

[ō′nik·ē·ə]
(medicine)
Inflammation of the nail matrix.
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Small shallow pits (30%) up to trachyonychia (sandpaper nails; 10%) are typical, rarely other changes.
Other nail changes include koilonychias, onycholysis, onychomadesis, punctuate leukonychia, trachyonychia, Beau's lines and red lunulae (8-11).
Other conditions included 13 cases of longitudinal melanonychia, 11 of disappearing nail bed, 9 of retronychia, 8 cases of congenital malalignment, 8 cases of trachyonychia, 7 of paronychia, 5 cases of psoriasis, and 2 of lichen planus.