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Nail Ridges

Nail Ridges: Introduction

Nail Ridges: Linear elevations that may be either horizontal or vertical on the fingernails or toenails. See detailed information below for a list of 18 causes of Nail Ridges, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Nail Ridges:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Nail Ridges. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Nail Ridges: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Nail Ridges, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Nail Ridges Treatments

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Alternative Treatments for Nail Ridges

Alternative treatments or home remedies that have been listed as possibly helpful for Nail Ridges may include:

  • Well-balanced diet
  • Avoid over-filing the nails
  • Cut nails straight across, not rounded
  • Multivitamin supplement
  • more treatments »

Stories from Users for Nail Ridges

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Nail Ridges: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Nail Ridges may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Nail Ridges

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Organs affected by Nail Ridges:

The list of organs typically affected by Nail Ridges may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Nail Ridges

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How Common are these Causes of Nail Ridges?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Nail Ridges. Of the 18 causes of Nail Ridges that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Nail Ridges:

The following list of conditions have 'Nail Ridges' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Nail Ridges?

Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Nail Ridges, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

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Classifications of Nail Ridges:

Medical Conditions associated with Nail Ridges:

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

Symptoms related to Nail Ridges:

Fingernail symptoms (302 causes), Toenail symptoms (302 causes), Dry nails, Brittle nails (106 causes), Raynaud's disease (32 causes), Yellow nail syndrome (4 causes), Psoriasis, Arsenic

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