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I have some white spots in the nails in my hands.Some times I have and others not.What can it be?

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Dr. Cynthia Point
Internal Medicine

In brief: Trauma

Localized injury to your nails can cause white spots to appear later. If there aren't too many, or if all the nails are not involved relax, and try to avoid localized trauma.
If there a re a lot of white lines, see your doctor, to be evaluated for a more serious problem.

In brief: Trauma

Localized injury to your nails can cause white spots to appear later. If there aren't too many, or if all the nails are not involved relax, and try to avoid localized trauma.
If there a re a lot of white lines, see your doctor, to be evaluated for a more serious problem.
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