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Sidewall

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Definition of Sidewall

  1. The sidewall is the skin on either side of the nail plate, also known as the lateral nail fold, acts as a barrier against bacteria, fungi, and viruses. The sidewall is also the part of the nail that extends out from the physical sidewall.


Added to the Nail Glossary on November 14, 2016

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