17 yrs old girl having black coloured lines in nails .. what s this condition .. what is its cause and its treatment..

2 Likes

LikeAnswersShare

Dr. Sajeesh, Longitudinal streaks of nail It is due to to increase the melanin synthesis at matrix area It's LONGITUDINAL MELANONYCHIA... may be CONGENITAL or acquired

IT'S A CASE OF.. LONGITUDINAL MELANONYCHIA.. MAYBE.. PATHOLOGIC.. TRAUMATIC.. RX.. T/T OF CAUSE.. SURGERY.. ZN , CALCIUM.. VITAMIN A..

Tnx
0

Longitudinal melanonychia Multivitamins and antioxidants orally. Improve general health and personal hygiene. Needs further investigations and evaluation to conclude diagnosis and line of treatment.

Thanks Dr Dinesh Gupta
0

View 1 other reply

Longitudinal Melanonychia

Longitudinal melanonychia

Longitudinal melanoychia due to increase synthesis of melanin

Longitudinal melanonychia

LONGITUDINAL MELANONYCHIA ........ CONGENITAL ..... ACQUIRED

Longitudinal melanonychia Needs observation only Distant possibility-- subungual melanoma

Congenital melanonychia

Load more answers