Manicure And Pedicure - Qp3

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Manicure Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    A white, crescent-shaped area is visible where the nail leaves the nail fold and this is the             .
    • A. 

      Sulci

    • B. 

      Lunula

  • 2. 
    Paronychia may exist at the same time as               and                (corns or callus in the nail sulcus).
    • A. 

      Onychia

    • B. 

      Onychophosis

    • C. 

      Involuted Nail

  • 3. 
    To treat subungual haematoma, which is a condition caused by sudden injury you would?
    • A. 

      Drill a hole in the nail plate and release the blood. Dress the nail with an anti-septic dressing.

    • B. 

      Drain the nail bed by removing as much of the nail as is necessary.

    • C. 

      Apply a morhulin cream and ensure the patient keeps the toe clean and dry.

  • 4. 
    If bleeding is apparent under the nail plate for no apparent reason, i.e. no trauma and there appears to be a pigmented growth, this should not be interfered with as this is potentially a malignant condition and extremely dangerous.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Nails which have a marked curvature have a tendency to                               
    • A. 

      Grow quickly

    • B. 

      Be healthy

    • C. 

      Split longitudinally

  • 6. 
    Generally speaking, the toenails should be cut on a slight curve and never down the sides.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Koilonychia is?
    • A. 

      Transverse ridges across the nails.

    • B. 

      Separation of the nail from the nail bed.

    • C. 

      Nail becomes spoon-shaped and concave, (indication of anaemia).

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