Definitions

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  • noun Plural form of nailbed.

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Examples

  • Refers to a group of congenital heart defects in which there is a normal amount of oxygen in the bloodstream, giving a pink color to the lips and nailbeds.

    Cardiac terms and definitions

  • When the fingertips of corresponding digits of opposite hands are directly opposed see illustration, fingernail to fingernail, a small diamond-shaped “window” is apparent between the nailbeds.

    You Staying Young

  • When the fingertips of corresponding digits of opposite hands are directly opposed see illustration, fingernail to fingernail, a small diamond-shaped “window” is apparent between the nailbeds.

    You Staying Young

  • These diseases cause dilation of the small arteries in the fingertips, which leads to hypertrophy of the tissue of the nailbeds and clubbing of the fingernails.

    You Staying Young

  • When the fingertips of corresponding digits of opposite hands are directly opposed see illustration, fingernail to fingernail, a small diamond-shaped “window” is apparent between the nailbeds.

    You Staying Young

  • These diseases cause dilation of the small arteries in the fingertips, which leads to hypertrophy of the tissue of the nailbeds and clubbing of the fingernails.

    You Staying Young

  • These diseases cause dilation of the small arteries in the fingertips, which leads to hypertrophy of the tissue of the nailbeds and clubbing of the fingernails.

    You Staying Young

  • For instance, the nailbeds on Susie's hands are permanently damaged.

    SJS - Called A Fate Worse Than Death

  • In comparison, mine really weren't so bad... sure, they vaguely resemble a chitlin, and yes, my pinky toenails have somehow ceased to exist, but the nailbeds themselves were nicely shaped.

    Pedi Crimes

  • In comparison, mine really weren't so bad... sure, they vaguely resemble a chitlin, and yes, my pinky toenails have somehow ceased to exist, but the nailbeds themselves were nicely shaped.

    Archive 2006-06-01

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