onychomadesis

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onychomadesis

 [on″ĭ-ko-mah-de´sis]
periodic separation of the proximal portions of the nail plate from the matrix and bed with subsequent shedding of the nails.
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on·y·cho·ma·de·sis

(on'i-kō-mă-dē'sis),
Complete shedding of the nails, usually associated with systemic disease.
[onycho- + G. madēsis, a growing bald, fr. madaō, to be moist, (of hair) fall off]
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on·y·cho·ma·de·sis

(on'i-kō-mă-dē'sis)
Complete shedding of the nails, usually associated with systemic disease.
[onycho- + G. madēsis, a growing bald, fr. madaō, to be moist, (of hair) fall off]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012