onychia

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onychia

(ˌɒnɪˈkɪə) or

onychitis

n
(Veterinary Science) vet science inflammation of the nails or claws of animals

onychia

inflammation and ulceration at the base of a fingernail; a felon or whitlow.
See also: Fingers and Toes
Translations

o·nych·i·a

n. oniquia, infl. de la matriz de una uña.
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