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Onychomycosis

Due to Onychomycosis our nails look very bad and with different shape and size which requires good treatment.

* Basically the end part of nails is affected by this disease.
* Toe nails are additionally more affected then that of the finger nails.
* The effected nail might bind to normal activities.
This reduces the danger of further nail as well as foot related harms.

Onychomycosis refers to the invasion of the nail plate by a fungus. Causes of Onychomycosis.

The main causes of onychomycosis are:

* The most common causes of onychomycosis are dermatophytes. The other fungi also causes onychomycosis.

The possible symptoms of onychomycosis are :-

* The fungal infection may produce trauma to nails.
* The nails become fragile or break easily.
* As the disease progresses, onychomycosis may interfere with standing, walking, and exercising.
* The thickening of the nails, either of the hand or foot are also one of the common symptoms of onychomycosis.

The effective treatments for onychomycosis are:

* Penlac topical therapy: Penlac Nail Lacquer (ciclopirox) Topical Solution can be used for the treatment of mild to moderate onychomycosis.
* The oral anti-fungus medicines are also suitable for the eradication of onychomycosis.

Onychomycosis is a fungal infection of the fingernails or toenails. The actual infection is of the bed of the nail and of the plate under the surface of the nail.

Onychomycosis is the most common of all diseases of the nails in adults. Other risk factors include a family history, previous trauma to the nails, warm climate, and occlusive or tight footwear.
Typically, the nail becomes thicker and changes to a yellowish-brown. Foul smelling debris may collect under the nail. The infection can spread to the surrounding nails and even the skin.
To make a diagnosis of onychomycosis, the clinician must collect a specimen of the nail in which infection is suspected. Debris from the nail surface may also be taken.

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Onycholysis

Onycholysis is the painless separation of the nail from the nail bed. Fungal infection and the skin disease psoriasis can cause onycholysis. One can get sunburn under the nails, which causes onycholysis. Onycholysis is the painless separation of the nail plate from the nail bed.

Symptoms of Onycholysis

• Fungal infections of the nails thicken the tissue immediately underneath the nail plate and result in lifting of the nail edge.
• Greater portion of the nail is opaque.

Causes of Onycholysis

• Avoid frequent exposure to harsh chemicals such as nail enamel and nail enamel remover.
• Long fingernails are prone to onycholysis, so you should keep your nails short.

Onycholysis is the painless separation of the nail from the nail bed. Discoloration underneath the nail may occur as a result of secondary infection.
Nail plate separation can be confined to the nail’s lateral borders (rare).

Fungal infection and the skin disease psoriasis can cause onycholysis. One can get sunburn under the nails, which causes onycholysis. A crush injury to base of the nail or the nail bed may produce a permanent deformity. Chronic exposure to moisture or to nail polish can produce brittle nails with peeling of the edge of the nail .

• Prolonged immersion of nails in water.
• Chronic exposure to moisture or to nail polish can produce brittle nails with peeling of the edge of the nail.
• Discoloration underneath the nail may occur as a result of secondary infection.
• Pain may occur if nail is further detached from the nail bed as result of trauma or if active infection sets in.

Treatment and Cure of Onycholysis :

• For nail abnormalities like Onycholysis, due to nail biting, picking, and tearing, stop these behaviors. For brittle nails, keep the nails short and avoid nail polish.
• Avoid injuring the affected nail, and keep the nail bed dry.
• Avoid exposure to contact irritants such as nail enamel

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