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what is the definition or description of: white nails?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Leukonychia: Leukonychia is associate with nails that are white or milk spots on the nails. The most common reason is injury to the base of the nail.
Answered on May 24, 2017

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