Koilonychia: Causes, symptoms, and more - Thumb nails spooning
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Spoon nails are thin, soft, and shaped like a spoon. There are It can take half a year for a fingernail to regrow, and a year and a half for a toenail to regrow. Spoon nails (koilonychia) are soft nails that look scooped out. Often, spoon nails are a sign of iron deficiency anemia or a liver condition known as hemochromatosis, in which your body absorbs too much iron from the food you eat. Spoon nails can also be associated with heart.