Spoon Nails

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Spoon nails, also known as koilonychia, is a nail condition characterized by soft, thin, and concave-shaped nails. In this condition, the nails appear flattened, curving upwards like a spoon, with the outer edges raised higher than the center. Spoon nails are typically more noticeable in the fingernails, but they can also affect the toenails. This condition is often associated with anemia, iron deficiency, or certain underlying health conditions, such as hemochromatosis or hypothyroidism. Proper diagnosis and treatment by a healthcare professional are recommended if you suspect you have spoon nails.

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