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Descriptions of Lunula

Lunula: the crescent-shaped area at the base of the human fingernail
Source: WordNet 2.1

Summary Information: Lunula

Lunula: The lunula is the crescent shaped portion of the nail body that covers the nail matrix. The lunula is located at the base of the nail and is lighter is color than the rest of the pink colored nail body. Conditions that can afflict the lunula include fungal infection, trauma and subungal hematoma.

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Closely Related Organs: Lunula

The following organs are closely related to the organ: Lunula:

Conditions Afflicting Organs: Lunula

The following conditions are related to the organ: Lunula:

Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Lunula

These symptoms are related to afflictions of the organ: Lunula:

  • Pain under nail
  • Blood under nail
  • Pressure under nail
  • Deformed nail
  • Discoloured nail
  • Black nail

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