Koilonychia

Koilonychia (from the Greek: koilos-, hollow, onikh-, nail), also known as spoon nails,{rp|782} is a nail disease that can be a sign of hypochromic anemia, especially iron-deficiency anemia.{rp|656} ` It refers to abnormally thin nails (usually of the hand) which have lost their convexity, becoming flat or even concave in shape. In a sense, koilo....
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koilonychia

<clinical sign> Dystrophy of the fingernails, sometimes associated with iron deficiency anaemia, in which they are thin and concave, with the edges raises. ... Synonym: spoon nail. ... (15 Nov 1997) ...
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koilonychia

(koi″lo-nik┬┤e-ә) dystrophy of the nails in which they are abnormally thin and concave from side to side, with the edges turned up; it is sometimes seen iniron deficiency anemia. Called also spoon nail.
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koilonychia

(koilo- + onyx nail + -ia) dystrophy of the fingernails, sometimes associated with iron deficiency anaemia, in which they are thin and concave, with the edges raises; called also spoon nail.
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koilonychia

Type: Term Pronunciation: koy′lō-nik′ē-ă Definitions: 1. A malformation of the nails in which the outer surface is concave; often associated with iron deficiency or softening by occupational contact with oils. Synonyms: spoon nail
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