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1.- Eponychium: Is the living skin at the base of the natural nail plate covering the matrix area.
2.- Hyponychium: Is the slightly thickened layer of skin under the nail that lies between the fingertip and the free edge of the nail plate.
3.- Lunula: The visible part of the matrix that extends from underneath the living skin
4.- Perionychium: Is the living skin bordering the root and sides of a fingernail or toenail.
5.- Integumentary: which is made up of the skin and its various organs.
6.- Matrix: Is the area where the nail plate cells are formed
7.- Epithelium: The bed epithelium helps guide the nail plate along the nail bed as it grows.
8.- bruised nails: Subungual hematoma is the medical term for bleeding and bruising under the nail. (injury to the blood vessels under the nail bed)
9.- egg shell: the thin , hard outer layer of an egg, especially a hen's egg. used in similes and metaphors to refer to the fragile nature of something.
10.- Onychauxis: Is a nail disorder that causes fingernails or toenails to grow abnormally thick.
11.- Leukonychia: Is a condition where white lines or dots appear on your finger or toenails. this is very common issue and harmless.
12.- Melanonychia: Is a condition of either the fingernails or the toenails. Is when you have brown or black lines on your nails.
13.- Onychophagy: Nail biting, is an oral compulsive habit of biting one's fingernails.
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