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Nail Trauma


Definition of Nail Trauma

  1. After a blow to the fingernail or toenail, an injured nail will commonly collect blood underneath in a condition called subungual hematoma. Nails can also accidentally be torn or split, or a splinter can get under the nail.

Added to the Nail Glossary on November 14, 2016

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