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  1. Yellow-Green
  2. Nail Pterygium
  3. both fingernails and toenails
  4. Nail Bed
  5. buff them carefully
  6. Nail Psoriasis
  7. Ridges
  8. Nail Disorder
  9. Eggshell Nails
  10. Onychomycosis
  11. Onychomadesis
  12. Hangnail
  13. Onychocryptosis
  14. Beau's lines
  15. Splinter Hemorrhages
  16. Melanonychia
  17. Pseudomonas Aeruginosa
  18. smooth and unspotted
  19. Onychosis
  20. Onycholysis
  21. Plicatured Nail
  22. Onychophagy
  23. Onychorrhexis
  24. Tinea Pedis
  25. contaminated
  26. Pyogenic Granuloma
  27. Bruised Nails
  28. Discolored Nails
  29. Under no circumstances
  30. Leukonychia Spots
  31. Pincer Nails
  32. Paronychia
  33. Onychia
  1. a A cosmetologist can disobey state or federal rules and regulations ______.
  2. b What is the medical term for fungal infections associated with the feet?
  3. c "white spots" ; whitish discolorations of the nails, usually caused by injury to the matrix area; not related to the body's healthy or vitamin deficiencies.
  4. d Noticeably thin, white nail plates that are more flexible than normal and can curve over the free edge.
  5. e Inflammation of the nail matrix, followed by shedding of the natural nail.
  6. f Onychomadesis can affect _______.
  7. g The separation and falling off of a nail from the nail bed is a sign of ______.
  8. h Fungal infection of the natural nail plate.
  9. i "agnail" ; a condition in which the living tissue surrounding the nail plate splits or tears.
  10. j Nail fungi can be transmitted through ______ instruments.
  11. k Darkening of the fingernails or toenails; may be seen as a black band within the nail plate, extending from the base to the free edge.
  12. l "trumpet nail" ; increased crosswise curvature throughout the nail plate caused by an increased curvature of the matrix. The edges of the nails plate may plate may curl around to form the shape of a trumpet or shape cone at the free edge.
  13. m "ingrown nails" ; nail grows into the sides of the tissue around the nail.
  14. n Visible depressions running across the width of the natural nail plate; usually a result of major illness or injury that has traumatized the body.
  15. o Condition in which a blood clot forms under the nail plate, causing a dark purplish spot. Usually due to small injuries to the nail bed.
  16. p A noninfectious condition that affects the surface of the natural nail plate causing tiny pits or severe roughness on the surface of the nail plate.
  17. q Condition caused by an injury or disease of the nail unit.
  18. r A normal healthy nail is firm and flexible and should be ______.
  19. s Any deformity or disease of the natural nails.
  20. t One of several common bacteria that can cause nail infection.
  21. u "bitten nails" ; result of a habit of chewing the nail or chewing the hardened skin surrounding the nail plate.
  22. v "folded nail" ; a type of highly curved nail usually caused by injury to the matrix but may be inherited.
  23. w Split or brittle nails that have a series of lengthwise ridges giving a rough appearance to the surface of the nail plate.
  24. x Severe inflammation of the nail in which a lump of red tissue grows up from the nail bed to the nail plate.
  25. y Hemorrhages caused by trauma or injury to the nail bed that damage the capillaries and allow small amounts of blood flow.
  26. z Lifting of the nail plate from the nail bed without shedding, usually beginning at the free edge and continuing toward the lunula area.
  27. aa A typical bacterial infection on the nail plate can be identified in the early stages as a ______ spot that becomes darker in its advanced stages.
  28. ab Bacterial inflammation of the tissues surrounding the nail causing pus, swelling, and redness, usually in the skin fold adjacent to the nail plate.
  29. ac If a client has ridges running vertically down the length of the natural nail plate, it is recommended that you ______.
  30. ad Abnormal condition that occurs when the skin is stretched by the nail plate; usually caused by serious injury.
  31. ae Splinter hemorrhages are caused by physical trauma or injury to the _____.
  32. af Vertical lines running through the length of the natural nail plate that are caused by uneven growth of the nails, usually the result of normal aging.
  33. ag Nails turn a variety of colors; may indicate surface staining, a systematic disorder, or poor blood circulation.