Unknown disease to the blood corrodes the nails on the hands and feet. Doctors cannot yet offer suffering from it a woman of any method of treatment.
About a mysterious disease 53-year-old Englishwoman named Andrea Calland told the Liverpool newspaper the Liverpool Echo. As a result of disease, almost all the woman’s nails were corroded, and the doctors could not figure out neither the morphology of the disease, nor how to deal with it.
Andrea first visited the specialist, when her leg began to peel off one of the nails. The therapist suspected in women with a fungal infection, but twice analysis of any fungus in the nails is not revealed. The English woman turned to another doctor, but he could not understand what is the disease that overpowers the patient.
While experts are baffled and can not decide on a precise diagnosis, a woman’s nails, corroded by illness, continued to flake and crumble. For Calland loss of nails and their repulsive appearance is unfading mental anguish and a blow to self-esteem. From a woman left her boyfriend, and she almost stopped to get out of the house without making to attract unwanted attention to disfigured hands. She can only hope that doctors will still be able to pick up her therapy.
“Before, every week I was out with friends in the city, But it’s all in the past. Now I stay home all the time. It’s a living hell. I don’t know what to do and where to go for help” – does not hide the English their bitter emotions.