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Thumbnail started splitting, gaining belly fat. Is this related to thyroid issue?

I have some small, but deep horizontal ridges in my thumbnail. These are fairly new (4-5 months). Also, both of my thumbnails are splitting at the ends. All other fingernails are perfectly fine. I have ...
 

Stool with ridges, have large external hemorrhoids, symptoms of IBS. Treatment?

I notice that my stool has ridges. I have large external hemorrhoids and s very large one XXXXXXX Also have symptoms of IBS which I have had for years. ...
 

Should I be concerned about horizontal raised ridges on my nail?

I have 2 horizontal raised ridges on my nail? It's no where else on my other nails just the one. Should I be concerned, WWW.WWWW.WW here is a pic ...
 

What does a depression in the thumbnail indicate?

I've had a deepening depression in my left thumbnail for about 5 years. It has a slightly greenish tinge; probably a fungus. I've tried a drying agent and it worked for about 3 months ...
 

What causes painful dark cuticles around thumbnails?

my cuticles around my thumbnails have turned very dark was painful but painstopped i use acrylic fill in on my nails what could be wrong i am XXXXXXX XXXXXXX ...
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` How to heal bruised toe nail with ridges?

I have problem with my toenails. One toe nail (big toe) just lifted off. other big toe nail had ... have begin to grow back. However the nails are growing back rough, with appearance of ridges throughout ...
 

The horizontal ridged line on the toe nail are they terry nails ?

Hello Doctor My Age is 20... I have found horizontal ridged line in right foot of one toe nail and left foot of one toenail ...i dont know what are those. please tell me are these beau s line or terry ...
 

Should i be worried about the ridge on the head of newborn baby?

my wife just had identical twins, girls. 36 week c section. babies in icu one of the girls has small ridge on top of her head. goes from top of head, middle. doesn t go all the way down to forehead ...
 

Have ridges on toenails, had fever with parasites, had lyme. On biaxine, nurpron. Worry?

Hello, I have ridges (horizontal) on my toenails, it started with my large toe and the nail has .... - Methotrexate for arthritis 1 cc weekly for one year and stopped in oct 12 ( did not help) - Omeprazole 20 mg ...
 

Child has ridge on sutures from his forehead to occipital lobe. Mother is drug abuser. Related?

lobe have a ridge you can see and feel. He is in the NICU. The sutures on the sides of his head do not have a ridge. He has a smaller than normal soft spot but he does have one. His mother is a drug abuser ...
 

Suggest remedy for one swollen tonsil in a child

My daughter of 9 has one swollen tonsil, and it is shaped a bit like cauliflower. It has flaps or ridges. Never seen anything like it. She doesn t seem to feel bad, no fever, not sore, no congestion ...
 

Tingling in finger tips, numbness, shortness of breath, nausea, dizziness. Reason?

down to my finger tips numbness tingling there and feet little bit Shortness of breath Vertical ridges pinkish in color on thumbnails Nausea dizzie spells Disabled from illness can t afford to pay at all so ...
 

Bleeding after broken thumbnail. Prescribed antibiotics. Nail required to be removed?

Hello, my duaghter broke her foot thumb nail so badly but she did not have any pain until tonight when I stepped on her foot and it started bleeding. Emergency doctor told me to take to whole nail out and prescribed antibiotic for her. Se is...
 

Any suggestion for no thumbnail growth after removing nail due to infection?

a cut on the cuticle of my thumbnail got infected about 10 years ago and the nail was removed in the ER.....the nail has never grown back normal.....there s no longer really a cuticle, it s super weak ...
 

Sudden appearance of blood clot on thumbnail, no injury, hurts on little pressure, tiredness and drowsiness, history of brain surgery. Advise?

A blood clot appeared on my left hand thumbnail just overnight. there was no injury. It looks fresh, dark red and also hurts on little pressure. It is not verticle straight brown lines as found ...
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I have raised horizontal ridges on one finger, there are only 2. Should i be concerned
Ridges on the finger can indicate calcium /iron deficiency. Get yourself tested for that. Take care.
 
ripped my thumbnail back only thing holding it on I believe is the cuticle and very little on the sides oozing blood and throbbing hurts pretty bad should I go
Hi and thanks for this query. Please, go to the ER for appropriate wound management. It would most likely be taken off. Bother not for a new one would develop in the months ahead. I wish you well.
 
Significance of ridges on fingernails?
hi some changes on the nails and nail beds indicate some internal disease and internal problems. usually horizontal ridges on nail indicate past history of malnutrition.pale nails indicate anemia.clubbing of nails indicate synotic heart diseases and chronic lung disease.yellow nails indicate jaundice liver disease
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