hippocratic nails

hip·po·crat·ic nails

(hip-ō-krat'ik),
the coarse, curved nails capping clubbed digits.
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hip·po·crat·ic nails

(hip'ō-krat'ik nālz)
The coarse curved nails capping clubbed digits (hippocratic fingers).
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

hip·po·crat·ic nails

(hip'ō-krat'ik nālz)
Coarse, curved nails capping clubbed digits.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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TheDaily Recordreports that Jean, from Wigan, was told the official term for her curved nail is finger clubbing and that the condition, also known as digital clubbing or Hippocratic nails, can be a warning sign of lung or heart disease.
Curved nails, also known as digital clubbing or Hippocratic nails, can be a warning sign of lung or heart disease