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Glossary for Beau's lines in the elderly - fingernail

Medical terms related to Beau's lines in the elderly - fingernail or mentioned in this section include:

  • Beau's lines: Beau's lines are grooves or depressions that run across the nail.
  • Beau's lines in children: Beau's lines in children are grooves or depressions that run across a child's nails.
  • Beau's lines in children - fingernail: Beau's lines in children's fingernails are grooves or depressions that run across a child's fingernails.
  • Beau's lines in children - toenail: Beau's lines in children's toenail are grooves or depressions that run across a child's toenails.
  • Beau's lines in the elderly: Beau's lines in the elderly are grooves or depressions that run across an older person's nails.
  • Beau's lines in the elderly - toenail: Beau's lines in the elderly (toenail) are grooves or depressions that run across an older person's toenails.
  • Diabetes: Symptoms similar to those of diabetes
  • Elderly conditions: Any of the conditions affecting the elderly.
  • Fingernail symptoms: Symptoms affecting the fingernails
  • Hypocalcemia: Low blood calcium levels
  • Infection: Infections as a symptom.
  • Injury: Any damage inflicted in the body
  • Kwashiorkor: A malnutrition state that is produced by severe protein deficiency
  • Malnutrition: Any disorder that relates to inadequate intake of nutrients.
  • Numbness of both elbows: Numbness of both elbows refers to the loss or reduction of sensation in the elbows.
  • Psoriasis: Psoriasis is an inflammatory skin condition where the defective immune system causes skin cells to grow rapidly. It affects a significant number of people. Arthritis, which can be severe, is associated with the psoriasis in up to a third of cases. Not all patients who are susceptible to the condition will develop it - roughly 10% of those susceptible will actually develop the condition. There are various environmental factors which can trigger the onset of the disease e.g. strep throat (common trigger), some medication, stress and cold weather. Once the disease develops, it may resolve on its own or with treatment or may become a persistent chronic condition. The severity and duration of symptoms is variable.
  • Streaks: The appearance of lines or streaks on the skin

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