July 8, 2013
In her second column, Dr. Stern covers spoon-shaped nails, Mee’s lines, habit tic, and more.
Keywords: Dr. Dana Stern habit tic koilonychia leukonychia warts
January 2, 2011
A habit tic is a condition that often is the result of nervous habits, including picking at, playing wtih, or stroking the nails constantly. Thumbnails are often damaged by another nail.
Keywords: habit tic nail diseases
January 1, 1992
It’s not uncommon to see clients with nail deformities characterized by ridges on the nail plate. Called habit tic, it is a benign habit that often relieves a person’s anxiety.
Keywords: habit tic