Archive for the ‘Nails’ Category

Posted on February 16th, 2009 by by JJ

Beau’s line

Beau’s lines are linear depressions that occur in the direction of diagonal across the fingernail. They can occur after illness, trauma to the nail, and with malnutrition. Transverse or slanting lines or grooves across the fingernails; transverse depressions in the nail plate. Beau’s lines are caused by temporary cessation of cell division in the proximal […]

Tags: ,