ATI TEAS 6 Practice Test Question from ATI TEAS Tutor Lesson: Integumentary System
Please see the question below. Scroll down for the correct answer and video explanation.
ATI TEAS 6 Practice Test Answer Explanation
The correct answer is B. Lunula. To learn more about the lunula and the parts of the nail watch the video below.
The nail plate is the hard outer part of the nail. Adjoining the nail plate is the free edge, which overhangs the fingertip. This is the part of the nail that is
commonly groomed and cut down.
The nail bed is a layer of skin found under the nail plate. This layer of skin is comprised of epidermal cells. The white space between the nail bed and cuticle is called the lunula.
[Source: ATI TEAS Tutor Lesson: Integumentary System]