👣 Whenever a patient books for a #medicalpedicure its essential to look directly, side on and under the nail itself. Although rare there are people who might present with a condition known as ventral pterygium. Also known as pterygium inversum or extended hyponychium whereby skin under the nail is thickened.
Ventral pterygium is not fully understood and rare. It is sometimes associated with connective tissue disorders. #connectivetissuedisorder
There are many risk factors that can predispose someone to such as for example although not an exhaustive list:
☆injury ☆contact dermatitis
☆nail biting ☆*subungal exostosis, (*benign bony overgrowth) ☆systemic sclerosis ☆tumours on nerve tissue
We are very pleased to be introducing our latest laser machine here at the clinic in Chelsea. After having trialled a number of machines we have decided to opt for quality over price #happycustomers
☆The specification of our new machine is expectational boosted by very high power settings ☆ already used in many veterinary surgeries ☆ #goldstandard ☆ If it is good enough for our pets then we know it is good enough for us as well ☆ we are delighted with the results so far ☆ 😍 be gone fungal nails 😍 💅 #fungus #🍄 #fungaltreatment#nails#laser#lasertreatment#chelsea#thechelseaclinic#fulhamroad