Tests For Brittle nails in Pune
A list of lab tests and other self-help tools for Brittle nails in Pune
What is Brittle nails
Thin, weak and easily broken nails that break or chip off easily.
List of Lab Tests For Brittle nails
How will these tests help?
The group of tests you are having will help us understand why you are experiencing brittle nails. Brittle nails can be caused by a variety of factors and these tests will help us narrow down the cause
The first group of tests will help us evaluate your overall health and rule out any potential underlying medical conditions. This group includes a complete blood count, thyroid stimulating hormone test, liver function tests, vitamin A level, vitamin B12 and folate levels, and zinc level
These tests help us see if your body is healthy and if something is off in your blood work. The second group of tests will help us determine if any autoimmune or inflammatory conditions are causing your brittle nails
These tests include iron, ferritin, and total iron binding capacity, urine protein tests, rheumatoid factor, and anti-nuclear antibody test. These tests will help us rule out any autoimmune diseases that may be causing brittle nails.
Book Tests for Brittle nails in Pune
Pathofast offers Tests for Brittle nails at our center in Manisha Terrace, Moledina Road, Pune, Camp, India
Our lab in Pune, is known for its exceptional hygiene, polite staff and quick reports
Our Pune Center, is located close to the railway station and the Swargate Central Bus Depot, as well as the new Metro Lines
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Self Test for Brittle nails
Answer the following 3 questions to know whether you should get yourself investigated further
List of symptoms associated with Brittle nails
Brittle nails may cause your nails to break or split easily. You may notice that your nails are darker in color or have ridges or grooves.
You may experience pain or tenderness in your nails. This could be felt when you press on the nail or when you are doing activities that require your hands, such as typing or using a tool.
You may also have noticed your nails are thinning and appearing more transparent. This could be more noticeable in the center of your nails.
List of home remedies for Brittle nails
Try these at home, only after consulting your doctor
Take biotin supplements
Biotin supplements are important for nail health as they help the body absorb protein, which helps to strengthen nails.
Use a nail strengthener
A nail strengthener helps to keep the nails from becoming brittle and breaking.
Keep nails moisturized
Keeping nails moisturized helps to keep them from becoming brittle. Use a nail oil or cuticle cream daily to keep nails hydrated.