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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
White spots on nails: Leuchnychia or white spots on the nails are very common.Most of the time these are caused by some past injury to the nails which you you do not rememb ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brandon Macy
40 years experience Podiatry
Can be fungal: Bright white spots on the nail, almost appearing as if you sprinkled powdered sugar on it can be a superficial fungal infection. If the nail is a nor ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
White spots on nails: Milk spots on nails are usually harmless & related to nail trauma (such as biting nails). Other causes can be Iron, zinc or protein deficiency, l ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brandon Macy
40 years experience Podiatry
Can be fungal: Bright white spots on the nail, almost appearing as if you sprinkled powdered sugar on it can be a superficial fungal infection. If the nail is a nor ... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Changes in nails can: be due to vitamin deficiency or more serious conditions. Please see your doc so he/she can take a look and do blood work. This will tell you what is ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
None.: White spots on nails are normally due to everyday sorts of trauma, such as knocking your nail against a hard surface. They disappear over time. In the ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Leuconychia: White spots under the nails or leuconychia, is not a serious condition and not due to lack of vitamins and minerals.It may be caused by trauma to the ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
45 years experience Internal Medicine
White spots: could be normal
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Posner
26 years experience Podiatry
Leukonychia: White spots on the nails is usually from past trauma of the nail matrix. Trauma can from banging the nail or from going to nail saloons. Most of the t ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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White spots on: the toenail may be from trauma or fungal infection. Get it checked.

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