macronychia

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mac·ro·nych·i·a

(mak'rō-nik'ē-ă),
Abnormally large fingernails or toenails.
[macro- + G. onyx, nail]
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macronychia

A condition in which the finger- and/or toenails are larger than normal, usually wider than they are long, due to shortening of the bone of the distal phalanx.
 
Aetiology
Idiopathic, Proteus syndrome, Rubinstein Taybi syndrome.
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mac·ro·nych·i·a

(mak'rō-nik'ē-ă)
Abnormally large fingernails or toenails.
[macro- + G. onyx, nail]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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