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Ridges/ripples on fingernails. No trauma to nail bed. I do have guttate psoriasis, could this be the cause? Am II getting arthritis soon?

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In brief: Variable

Most longitudinal are not significant.
Transverse need explanation and good history and exam.

In brief: Variable

Most longitudinal are not significant.
Transverse need explanation and good history and exam.
Dr. Creighton Wright
Dr. Creighton Wright
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Dr. Joel Bessmer
Internal Medicine

In brief: Likely

It is common for psoriasis affects the nails in this way.
Many psoriasis patients are also bothered by arthritis, but not all.

In brief: Likely

It is common for psoriasis affects the nails in this way.
Many psoriasis patients are also bothered by arthritis, but not all.
Dr. Joel Bessmer
Dr. Joel Bessmer
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