October 14, 2014
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
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 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