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Although many different flaps described in the reconstruction of fingertip amputations, these techniques may not provide optimal esthetic appearance due to hyponychial tissue loss and the lack of volar support of the nail bed.
Dr Srikanth Varma Racherla, Specialist Orthopedic Surgeon at Zulekha Hospital Dubai, decided that an urgent surgical procedure was required to reconstruct the pulp and nail bed in order to rebuild the lost anatomy.
We'll discuss the most common diseases of the nail bed, including infection, autoimmune disease, and cancer.
It presents as linear brown-black or red streaks resulting from extravasation of blood from the longitudinally oriented vessels of the nail bed.14 Trauma is the most common cause.
(5) Repetitive trauma to the nail bed can bring considerable permanent thickening of the nail if it has been lost and regrows.
Regarding the location of the nail pathology, the clinical presentation is different; pitting, leukonychia, red spots in the lunula, nail plate crumbling, beaus lines, and trachyonychia are signs of nail matrix involvement and onycholysis, oil drop discoloration or salmon patch, subungual hyperkeratosis, and splinter hemorrhage indicate nail bed disease.
Splinter hemorrhages are the result of damage to the delicate spiral arteries of the nail bed [8].
It's not possible to get an accurate diagnosis going through the nail plate to the nail bed, she said.
Changes occur at the distal and proximal portions of the nail bed in onycholysis and onychomadesis, respectively.
While your digits are recovering, you can at least now disguise the damage with Orly Breathable Treatment + Color, a hybrid polish/ protector that claims to let more oxygen through to the nail bed, so your nails thicken up faster.
It is associated with pitting, deformation, thickening, discoloration and separation of the nail from the nail bed.
In a recent Phase 2 study, MOB-015 demonstrated delivery of high microgram levels of terbinafine into the nail, as well as through the nail plate into the nail bed. Mycological cure of 54% and significant clear nail growth was observed in patients who completed the phase 2 study.