Medical Definition of Perionyx

1. Remnant of the eponychium remaining in the narrow fold overlapping the proximal part of the lunula found beginning in the 8th month of pregancy and remaining throughout life. Origin: peri-+ G. Onyx, nail (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Perionyx

periodontitis simplex
periodontium
periodontoclasia
periodontology
periodontolysis
periodontopathic
periodontosis
periodoscopes
periods
perioeci
perioecus
periomphalic
perionychia
perionychium
perionyx (current term)
perionyxis
perioophoritis
perioophorosalpingitis
perioperative
perioperative care
perioperative nursing
perioperatively
periophthalmic
periophthalmitis
perioplic
perioplic band
perioral
periorbit

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