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What Is the Anatomy of the Nail?
To have a better understanding of how fungal nail infection affects the nail, a general knowledge of the anatomy of the nail is helpful (see Figure 1). The nail, or nail unit, consists of the following parts:
Figure 1: Picture of the anatomy of the nail; SOURCE: Medscape.com
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 2/2/2016
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