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Definition of Muehrcke’s Lines

  1. White lines in the nail bed that apear when blood proteins such as albumin are extremely low. This can occur in seriously ill patients or in people suffering from starvaation. It can also occur when a person is taking cancer drugs.

Added to the Nail Glossary on November 14, 2016

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