Beau's lines are deep grooved lines that run from side to side on the fingernail or
the toenail. They may look like indentations or ridges in the nail plate. ... They
may be a sign of systemic d...
Fingernails — See photos of fingernail conditions that warrant medical attention.
... Nail pitting can also be related to connective tissue disorders, such as ...
Apr 18, 2016 ... Subtle changes in the color or texture of your nails may be a sign of disease
elsewhere in the body. WebMD shows you what secrets might be ...
Dec 7, 2015 ... Vertical ridges or white spots on your nails are usually harmless, but ... known as
Terry's nails, it could be a sign of liver disease, congestive ...
May 27, 2015 ... Fingernails and toenails often show symptoms of yet-undiagnosed health ...
rough nails with ridges can exist in the presence of kidney disease.
Fingernails can provide many clues about a patient's overall health. ... With
advanced interstitial lung diseases, digital clubbing (shown) and signs of right
Nov 23, 2009 ... Determine your patient's condition by looking at the fingernails -- another ... Note:
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease does not cause clubbing. ...
Onychorrhexis is the presence of longitudinal striations or ridges (Figure 7).
Nov 16, 2015 ... RELATED: 19 Signs Your Thyroid Isn't Working Right ... and rounded—can
sometimes be a sign of liver or kidney disease,” says Dr. Anthony. ... “I sometimes
see transverse (side to side) ridges on nails,” says Dr. Anthony.
Sometimes fingernail ridges are merely a product of genetics, but other times
they can be signs of deeper underlying problems. ... Horizontal ridges are also
caused by various respiratory diseases, autoimmune diseases, skin disorders
Jan 28, 2015 ... In some cases, spoon nails can be a sign of heart disease or ... What it looks like:
Vertical beaded ridges resembling a candle's wax drippings.