Chapter 9. Hereditary and Congenital Nail Disorders

  1. R. Baran MD1,
  2. R.P.R. Dawber MA, MB, ChB, FRCP2,
  3. D.A.R. de Berker MB, BS, MRCP3,
  4. E. Haneke Prof Dr Med4 and
  5. A. Tosti MD5
  1. L. Juhlin and
  2. R. Baran

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470694947.ch9

Baran and Dawber's Diseases of the Nails and their Management, Third Edition

Baran and Dawber's Diseases of the Nails and their Management, Third Edition

How to Cite

Juhlin, L. and Baran, R. (2001) Hereditary and Congenital Nail Disorders, in Baran and Dawber's Diseases of the Nails and their Management, Third Edition (eds R. Baran, R.P.R. Dawber, D.A.R. de Berker, E. Haneke and A. Tosti), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470694947.ch9

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Le Grand Palais, Nail Disease Centre, Cannes, France

  2. 2

    Consultant Dermatologist and Clinical Senior Lecturer, Department of Dermatology, The Churchill Hospital, Oxford, UK

  3. 3

    Consultant Dermatologist and Honorary Senior Lecturer, Department of Dermatology, Bristol Royal Infirmary, Bristol, UK

  4. 4

    Prof Dr Med, Klinikk Bunas, Sandvika, Oslo, Norway

  5. 5

    Professor of Dermatology, Istituto di Clinica Dermatologica, dell' Universita di Bologna, Bologna, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632053582

Online ISBN: 9780470694947

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Keywords:

  • anonychia;
  • hyponychia;
  • pterygia;
  • pachyonychia dysplasia;
  • hereditary ectodermal dysplasias

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Nail Embryology

  • Anonychia

  • Hereditary Ectodermal Dysplasias

  • Disease Loci and Chromosome Anomalies

  • Nail Changes in Syndromes with Predominant Skeletal Anomalies

  • Koilonychia-Spoon Nails

  • Curved Nail of the 4th Toe

  • Overcurvature of the Nails

  • Ectopic Nails, Onychoheterotopia

  • Congenital Malformations caused by Drugs or Infections

  • Nail Discoloration

  • Epidermolysis Bullosa

  • Secondary Nail Changes and Some Miscellaneous Nail Conditions