TITLE

splinter hemorrhage

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2052
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
The article presents a definition for the term "splinter hemorrhage," which refers to a small linear hemorrhage under the fingernails or toenails. It may be due to subacute bacterial endocarditis.
ACCESSION #
21246413

 

Related Articles

  • macronychia.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1387 

    A definition of the term "macronychia" is presented, which refers to fingernails or toenails.

  • pachyonychia.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1678 

    A definition of the medical term "pachyonychia," which refers to the abnormal thickening of the fingernails or toenails, is presented.

  • pedicure.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1728 

    Definitions of the term "pedicure" are presented, which means care of the feet and cosmetic care of the feet.

  • Nothing beats a warm soak. Donaldson Jr., Robert M.; Berkowitz, Henry D. // Cortlandt Forum;5/25/95, Vol. 8 Issue 5, p82 

    Presents comments from Maryann Z. Trivlin of Brooklyn, New York on a topic of softening tough toenails. Soak in warm water; Caution with patients with diabetic neuropathy affecting the feet.

  • Health 911.  // Self;Oct97, Vol. 19 Issue 10, p98 

    Presents a question and answer segment concerning toenail removal. Health aspects associated with fungi infections.

  • lunula.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1272 

    A definition of the medical term lunula is presented. The term refers to an active area of nailbed growth at the base of the fingernails and toenails. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.

  • onycho-, onych–.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1520 

    A definition of the medical term "onycho-" and"onych-" are presented. Onycho- is a prefix that refers to the fingernail or toenail. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.

  • onychophosis.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1521 

    A definition of the medical term "onychophosis" is presented. Onychophosis refers to an accumulation of horny layers of epidermis under the toenails. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.

  • unguis.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2265 

    A definition of the term "unguis" is presented. It refers to a fingernail or toenail. Unguis incarnatus is an ingrowing nail especially a toenail.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics