melanonychia

[ mĕl′ə-nō-nĭkē-ə ]

n.

Black pigmentation of the nails.

Nearby words

  1. melanoid,
  2. melanoleukoderma,
  3. melanoleukoderma colli,
  4. melanoma,
  5. melanomatosis,
  6. melanophage,
  7. melanophore,
  8. melanoplakia,
  9. melanosis,
  10. melanosis coli


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