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Is It Dangerous To My Health To Leave A Diseased Nail Untreated
Depends: I am not sure what you mean by diseased, but you must mean a fungal infection of the nail. I am of the belief that any infection on your body is not healthy. I may be good to see a podiatrist on this and get his opinion. Since the nail grows so slow, medications have to be taken for a long time to treat the problem. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have terry nails, but not anemic nor do i have liver issues. And not malnourished. What could this be?
Why are my nails so white? I've searched this & it talked about liver disease, i'm pretty certain i don't have any liver problems.
Anemia: The more anemic you are, the more pale your nails are. ...Read more
I am also suffering with nails problem they are becoming thin does this problem is related with fatty liver grade2 I found it by sonography test ones?
Brittle nails: May be nutritional deficiency iron, zinc . Food intolerences like gluten sensitivity can impact as there is poor nutrition.Psoriasis has nail abnormalities as well . Liver disease can impact on nails, through malnutrition and other factors - i.e people with psoriasis are a risk for fatty liver. http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/nail-abnormalities/pages/Introduction.aspx ...Read more
My nails have gradually turned white with a dark pink strip at the tip. Tests have ruled out liver complication and no kidney infection.now what??
Dermatologist: If your doctor has done blood tests to make sure that your liver and kidney function are normal then the next step would be to see a dermatologist to see if there is some underlying skin condition in the nail beds causing the discoloration. I hope you find an answer soon. ...Read more
The tips of my nails are starting to turn yellow. I over dosed on panadol, (acetaminophen) a few weeks ago by accident. Should i go and get my liver checked out?
Unrelated: No connection between the two. Can see md to diagnose nail condition and reassure about liver. ...Read more
I've used testosterone cypionate 500 mg for about 10 weeks and 250 mg for a couple weeks. I notice my nails are yellow. I'm stopping use. Liver fail?
Hard to say : Get your liver checked asap. Usually you nails would only be yellow with long term liver disease. Get it checked out. ...Read more
Several weeks ago, I've discovered a black dotted straight very thin line underneath the nail (left thumb). Is it fungus, cancer, or liver disease?
I have a light yellow color in my nail what the reason of that is it kidney or liver diseases ? Note that , i took medicine called Isotretinoin
All of them: you don't take vitamins "for hair, skin and nails etc." they are required for health in all tissues ...Read more
I have excessive earwax@all times and like a pink strip on the top of my hand nails I'm really scared that it is something serious like liver disease?
I am currently taking terbinafine for nail fungus. I Want to drink and my dr. Said my liver panel is fine and that I could drink. Is this right?
Fungal finger nail infection. Don't want to take oral fungal med as my liver enzymes are high n i take other meds. Any other treatment methods?
Taking Lamisil (terbinafine) 250mg/ day 2 weeks on, 2 weeks off to treat a fungal finger nail infection. Can cause loss of taste, hearing, liver damage, etc?
Yes: There are significant side effects of this medicine.Be sure ur pcp is closely following your progress. ...Read more
Doc put me on Lamisil (terbinafine) 250mg for 2 weeks for nail infection. Before i start med, GGT 78, AST 21, ALT 28. Worried about liver damage. Any problem?
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