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... hollow, onikh-, nail), also known as spoon nails, <sup>:782</sup> is a nail disease that can be a ... which have lost their convexity, becoming flat or even concave in shape.

Nail abnormalities - NHS Choices

Indented spoon-shaped nails (koilonychia). If your fingernails curve inwards like spoons (known medically as koilonychia), you may have one of the following ...

Koilonychia (Spoon Nails): Check Your Symptoms and Signs

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 ...

Nail Abnormalities: Clues to Systemic Disease - American Family ...

Mar 15, 2004 ... Clubbing of the nails often suggests pulmonary disease or inflammatory bowel disease. Koilonychia, or “spoon-shapednails, may stimulate a ...

Spoon-shaped nails -

List of 22 disease causes of Spoon-shaped nails, patient stories, diagnostic guides. Diagnostic checklist, medical tests, doctor questions, and related signs or  ...

Common causes of Spoon-shaped nails -

Common causes of Spoon-shaped nails symptom from a list of 22 total causes of symptom Spoon-shaped nails.

What Are Spoon Nails? - Health - NAILS Magazine

Apr 1, 2009 ... Spoon nails are a common nail abnormality that can be easily overlooked because the mildest cases are hard to recognize. But be observant ...

Here's the Scoop (Scoop Nails, That Is) - Health - NAILS Magazine

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 ...

Koilonychia (spoon-shaped nails) Details, Causes, Symptoms ...

Fingernail or toenail abnormalities can tell you a lot about your health. They're often a sign of a fungal nail infection or injury, but can sometimes indicate a more  ...

Popular Q&A
Q: Could you please give me some idea as to what is causing this and...
A: Hi. Thanks for your question! There can be a number of reasons for having the condition Koilonychia or otherwise known as 'Spoon' nails. They can be a hereditar... Read More »
Q: How can I correct spoon shaped nails?
A: There are many options. But if you are not sure where to start, your doctor is the best person to ask. You should always ask your doctor before taking any suppl... Read More »
Q: What is the medical term for 'spooning nails' or finger nails tha...
A: Spoon Nail - an abnormal Read More »
Q: What is the spoon shape of a anemometer?
A: quinelle. Read More »
Q: How to Shape Nails.
A: Things You'll Need. Fingernail file Fingernail clippers. Shape Your Fingernails. Look at your hands and fingernails from above. Notice the shape of your nail ba... Read More »