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Each participant was asked questions about the various symptoms, socioeconomic status, the dietary habits, addiction, past history of major illness, and history of parasitic infestation. A thorough clinical examination of each participant was carried out taking special care to detect skin pigmentation and keratosis, and enlargement of the liver. Specific symptoms like weakness, abdominal pain or nausea (suggesting affection of the alimentary system), tingling and numbness (paresthesia, suggestive of nervous system disorder) were also recorded.
Fig. 8.14 Chronic intractable plantar keratosis beneath the 2nd metatarsal head. The callus has been debrided, revealing preulcerative haemorrhage within the skin. This is an indication for lesser metatarsal osteotomy. Fig. 8.14 Chronic intractable plantar keratosis beneath the 2nd metatarsal head. The callus has been debrided, revealing preulcerative haemorrhage within the skin. This is an indication for lesser metatarsal osteotomy.
The terms 'onychoptosis defluvium' or 'alopecia unguium' are sometimes used to describe traumatic nail loss. Onychomadesis usually results from serious generalized diseases, bullous dermatoses, drug reactions, intensive X-ray therapy, acute paronychia or severe psychological stress or it may be idiopathic. Nail shedding may be an inherited disorder (as a dominant trait) the shedding may be periodic, and rarely associated with the dental condition amelogenesis imperfecta. Longitudinal fissures, recurrent onychomadesis and onychogryphosis can be associated with mild degrees of keratosis punctata. Minor traumatic episodes (as in 'sportsman's toe') may cause onychomadesis of the toe nails (Figure 4.12).
A 53-year-old man with a history of schizophrenia, poorly controlled type 2 diabetes of 9 years' duration and a dense peripheral neuropathy with sensory loss extending above the ankle, had developed his own unique method for sensory testing. He used a lit cigarette to establish the level of sensory loss on his lower legs and had several circular scars and burns in various stages of healing. He was followed for routine care in the diabetic foot clinic, for treatment of an intractable plantar keratosis beneath his right 5th metatarsal head. Having missed his last scheduled appointment, the patient finally returned to clinic with the chief complaint of pain in his right foot that had started 2 weeks before.
Some recent evidences have suggested that certain genotoxic effects of arsenic may be mediated by ROS (Lee and Ho, 1995). In the endemic areas of Inner Mongolia, we have found that 8-hydroxy-2'-deoxyguanosine (8-OH-dG), one of the widely accepted sensitive markers of oxidative DNA damage, was excreted in the urine of arsenic exposed people. This is in accordance with the study by Matsui et al. (1999) which demonstrated that 8-OH-dG was significantly higher in people with arsenic-related skin neoplasms and arsenic keratosis. Our further analysis showed that of all the subjects examined, there were positive correlations of urine 8-OH-dG levels with total arsenic (tAs) and dimethylarsenic (DMeAs) levels in whole blood, respectively. What is more, increased urine 8-OH-dG levels correlated positively with the ratios of (MMeAs + DMeAs) iAs in whole blood and negatively with the ratios of iAs (MMeAs + DMeAs) in urine (MmeAs is monomethylarsenic and iAs is inorganic arsenic). 8-OH-dG is...
For the diagnosis of proximal subungual onychomycosis, a disc of nail plate may be punched out of the nail plate this is best done after soaking the digit in water for 10 minutes, to soften the nail plate. The punch is carefully advanced through the entire thickness of the nail plate until the reactive subungual keratosis is reached. The tissue
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