A 31-year-old member asked:
White spots on my nails is from lack of what mineral?
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Dermatology 45 years experience
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 rare instance that they don't, a superficial fungal infection may be present, and that would require the attention of a dermatologist.
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Last updated Sep 16, 2013
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