A 37-year-old female asked:
My fingernails are peeling from the base near the cuticle. 8/10 nails doing this. don't wear nail polish/false nails. have not hurt nails. what is it?
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Endocrinology 58 years experience
Need to see. Do you work wearing rubber gloves. May be water injury. Work with toxic substances?
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Answered Mar 07, 2021
Last updated Mar 7, 2021
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