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Question:

Of the conditions below, which one would require extra care when performing a patient’s nail care?

A Anti-coagulation therapy and diabetes
Explaination

There are times when anticoagulation therapy may result in excessive bleeding.  Also, diabetes patients are at risk of ulceration from any kind of cut or abrasions. When administering nail care, these two conditions will demand extreme caution. The other conditions listed above are incorrect answers, they pose little or no threat as long as regular and proper nail care procedures are used.