Koilonychia also known as spoon nails, <sup>:782</sup> is a nail disease that can be a sign
of hypochromic anemia, especially iron-deficiency anemia. <sup>:656</sup> " It...
Jun 13, 2012 ... Spoon-shaped or spooning fingernails refers to a concavity in the fingernail itself,
resulting in a depression in the nail that gives an appearance ...
Common causes of Spoon-shaped nails symptom from a list of 22 total causes of
symptom Spoon-shaped nails.
Aug 1, 2006 ... Spoon nails are a deformity in the shape of the nail bed, and consequently, in the
nail plate. Usually the indented area of the nail will grow out ...
Aug 6, 2014 ... Koilonychia is a nail deformity characterized by a longitudinal concavity of the
nail plate that creates a “spoon-shape” appearance. This nail ...
On examination, he had pallor and spoon-shaped nails (Figure 1). The rest of the
examination findings were normal. Laboratory studies revealed anemia ...
Nov 23, 2009 ... Koilonychia are spoon-shaped concave nails (Figures 4A, 4B). This occurs
normally in children and usually resolves with aging. To determine ...
dystrophy of the nails in which they are abnormally thin and concave from side to
side, with the edges turned up. Koilonychia. From Dorland's, 2000.
SPOON-SHAPED NAILS. Characteristics of spoon-shaped nails. Sometimes
nails appear more sunken in the center than at the edges. They are generally ...
A 2-year-old boy with flat and spoon-shaped nail plates was referred to us. His
mother had noticed that his fingernails were quite soft when he was born. After 2