Structure of lunula

Known as: Lunula 
A pale, convex shaped area on the surface of the proximal end of the nail plate.
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2009
2009
Invasive plant species can have significant ecological and economic impacts. Although numerous hypotheses highlight the… (More)
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2009
2009
UNLABELLED Pedal onychomycosis is a common malady caused by dermatophytes, saprophytes, and yeasts. Traditional treatment options… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Few controlled studies have compared nail disorders in patients with chronic renal failure (CRF) and haemodialysis (HD… (More)
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2003
2003
In this study, the effects of 1 mM sodium nitrite, a reactive nitrogen species (RNS) generator, and 0.5 mM paraquat, which… (More)
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2002
2002
The effective concentrations of copper on the inhibition of the growth of Scenedesmus obliquus, Chlorella pyrenoidosa and… (More)
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2002
2002
Onychomatricoma (OM) is a tumor of the nail matrix typified histologically by multiple distal fibroepithelial projections and a… (More)
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND Onychomycosis is a relatively common condition affecting toenails more than fingernails. It is caused predominantly by… (More)
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1998
1998
BACKGROUND Onychomatricoma is a nail matrix tumor that has been well characterized clinically but not histologically. OBJECTIVE… (More)
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1992
1992
Altogether 157 patients with onychomycosis affecting not more than 80% of the surface area of nail with intact lunula and matrix… (More)
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1989
1989
With the exception of children, amputations at the level of the lunula survive poorly by direct reattachment. Microsurgical… (More)
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