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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Gerbino
35 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
See a podiatrist.: Hard to tell from your description. Could be several things. Get it seen.

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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
43 years experience Dermatology
May be: May resolve. See your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options.
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
38 years experience Podiatry
Nail: It could be a vitamin prob, fungus or damage from trauma. Best to get it checked. Simple sample of nails may be enough for biopsy. Your local podiatr ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Unlikely: Without typical color changes in the finers, Raynauds is unlikely. Normal feet often will experience color changes in response to cold.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
See a doctor: Your nail needs to be examined by your doctor, preferably by a dermatologist. After examination you will be guided further. A close watch for change i ... Read More
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Dr. Philip Miller
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Possible fungal: infection. Please get examined and treated with a prescription antifungal medication.
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Dr. Eric Abrams
30 years experience Podiatry
Could be many things: Lines of pigment in the nails are often seen in individuals who have darker pigmentation, such as african american or darker latin individuals. Discol ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
46 years experience Hospital-based practice
Fungal infection: Usually due to fungus of nails.
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A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
23 years experience Hematology and Oncology
A few months: Basically you have to wait until all of the discolored nail is replaced by the new nail . The nail will grow about 3 mm per month. So to grow a new na ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Brown Nails: Causes of brown nails include the following: addison's disease arsenic poisoning certain medications (doxorubicin, adriamycin, phenolphthalein, chl ... Read More
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A 15-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shalini Sethi
21 years experience Pediatrics
Trauma? : Did your daughter get hurt on the finger? It could be blood collection which looks like bluish greenish and painful . Get her checked up
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