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Onychia

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Definition of Onychia

  1. An inflammation somewhere in the nail; the tissue at the base of the nail may be red and swollen and pus may form; it is often caused by improperly disinfected manicuring implements.


Added to the Nail Glossary on November 14, 2016

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