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Onycholysis

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Definition of Onycholysis

  1. A condition in which the nail loosens from the nail bed, beginning usually at the free edge and continuing to the lunula, but does not come off; it is caused by an internal disorder, trauma, infection, or certain drug treatments.


Added to the Nail Glossary on November 14, 2016

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