A site describing fascinating food related medical terms in an engaging way, e.g. rice-water stool, coca-cola colored urine, spaghetti & meatball appearance, spoon-shaped nails, etc. (Food for thought?!)
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Thursday, March 10, 2011
The nails may curve inwards both along their length and width forming a depression such that they seem like spoons – spoon-shaped nails. This spooning of the nails known as koilonychia can occur in iron deficiency anemia, trauma and a variety of several other conditions.