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Brittle fingernails

Brittle fingernails: Introduction

Brittle fingernails: A condition which is characterized by brittle fingernails. See detailed information below for a list of 17 causes of Brittle fingernails, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Medications or substances causing Brittle fingernails:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Brittle fingernails as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Brittle fingernails: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Brittle fingernails

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Detailed list of causes of Brittle fingernails

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How Common are these Causes of Brittle fingernails?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Brittle fingernails. Of the 17 causes of Brittle fingernails that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 14 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Brittle fingernails:

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Medical Conditions associated with Brittle fingernails:

Fingernail symptoms (302 causes), Finger symptoms (1615 causes), Nail symptoms (391 causes), Hand symptoms (2016 causes), Toenail symptoms (302 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Toe symptoms (1171 causes), Foot symptoms (2265 causes), Lower leg symptoms (59 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes)

Symptoms related to Brittle fingernails:

Fingernail symptoms (302 causes), Blue nails (18 causes), Nail symptoms (391 causes), Toenail symptoms (302 causes), Reiter's syndrome, Scalp, Soto's Syndrome

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