Fungal Nail Infection
Fungal infections can affect any part of the body, from the skin to the eyes. Fungi are normally present in and around the body along with bacteria. When a fungus begins to overgrow, an infection can occur. Onychomycosis (also called tinea unguium) is a fungal infection that affects the nails. Fungal infections normally develop over time, so any...
Onychomycosis, also known as tinea unguium, is a fungal infection of the nail.
This condition may affect toenails or fingernails, but toenail infections are ...
Jun 30, 2016 ... Onychomycosis is a fungal infection of the toenails or fingernails that may involve
any component of the nail unit, including the matrix, bed, ...
Onychomycosis is a fungal infection of the toenails or fingernails that may involve
any component of the nail unit, including the matrix, bed, or plate.
Feb 2, 2016 ... Onychomycosis is fungal infection of the toenails or fingernails, which causes
symptoms and signs such as thick, discolored, disfigured, and ...
Dec 1, 2013 ... Onychomycosis is a fungal infection of the nails that causes discoloration,
thickening, and separation from the nail bed. Onychomycosis occurs ...
Although not life-threatening, onychomycosis (a fungal infection of the nail,
usually caused by a dermatophyte) constitutes an important public health
You may have nail fungus — also called onychomycosis (on-ih-koh-my-KOH-sis)
— if one or more of your nails are: Thickened; Brittle, crumbly or ragged ...
Fungal infection of the nails is known as onychomycosis. It is increasingly
common with increased age. It rarely affects children.
Onychomycosis is an increasingly common disorder, accounting for 20% of all
nail diseases. It occurs almost exclusively in adults and one in two people over ...