subungual melanoma

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sub·un·gual mel·a·no·ma

a melanoma beginning in the skin at the border of or beneath the nail, usually of acral lentiginous type (q.v.).
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subungual melanoma

A melanoma that presents under or adjacent to a fingernail, and which may extensively involve the finger.
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sub·un·gual mel·a·no·ma

(sŭb-ŭng'gwăl mel'ă-nō'mă)
A melanoma beginning in the skin at the border of or beneath the nail.
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