eggshell nail

noun

Medical Definition of eggshell nail

: a thin fingernail turning up at the outer edge seen in some diseases and nutritional disorders

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eggshell nail

egg-white injury

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“Eggshell nail.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/eggshell%20nail. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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