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splinter hemorrhage

March 5, 2011  | Encyclopedia

Splinter hemorrhages are small areas of bleeding under fingernails or toenails that take the shape of straight lines and may be caused by damage to the vessels; appear as narrow red to reddish brown hemorrhages beneath the nails that run in the direction of nail growth and are named splinter hemorrhage because they have the appearance of a splinter beneath the fingernail; may be caused by microscopic clots that damage the small capillaries under the nails

Keywords: nail diseases   splinter hemorrhage  

What Are Splinter Hemorrhages?

June 1, 2008  | Article

They get their name from their resemblance to a little splinter wedged under the nail. In most cases, these small thin lines are harmless. But techs should be aware they could signal a larger problem.

Keywords: fungal infections   nail diseases   nail trauma   psoriasis   splinter hemorrhage  

What Is a Splinter Hemorrhage?

June 1, 2005  | Article

n. (splĭn ‘tər hem’ər-ĭj) small areas of bleeding or hemorrhage underneath the nail bed that take the shape of straight lines; usually caused by hard impact or physical trauma to the nail; usually grows out with the nail after a few months

Keywords: elderly clients   fungal infections   nail diseases   nail trauma   splinter hemorrhage  

The Nail Doctor: Splinter Hemorrhages Are Bleeding Under the Nail

August 1, 1999  | Article

Keywords: effects of medications on nails   fungus   onychomycosis   psoriasis   Raynaud's Disease  

The Nail Doctors: Twice the Advice

October 1, 1995  | Article

This month's edition of the Nail Doctor is so jam-packed, we brought on two doctors to answer your pressing questions. 

Keywords: formaldehyde-free products   leukonychia   onychoschizia   peeling nails   splinter hemorrhage  

The Nail Doctor: Brown Lines and Acetone

October 1, 1993  | Article

The Nail Doctor helps us interpret brown lines on our nails, and the potential effects of acetone.

Keywords: acetone/removal products   brown lines   cancer   splinter hemorrhage   The Nail Doctor  

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