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    Dying Nails
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    An_246755 posted:
    Hi, I hurt my thumb nail a year ago while I was washing the clothes. I noticed that the nail in my pinkie is also starting to look like dying. I started taking Vit K food supplements for a month now, but no change is happening in my nails. What's happening in my nails? Do we have a cure for this? Are this bacteria or am vitamin-defficient?

    - Jenna
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    Elizabeth_WebMD_Staff responded:
    Hello Anon -

    I am sorry to hear this is happening. Unfortunately this is difficult to diagnosis over the internet, please see your doctor to exam your nails and get a thorough health history to determine what's going on.

    In the meantime, these resources may be helpful -

    Nail Problems & Injuries
    Slideshow - What Your Nails Say About Your Health

    Hoping you find answers soon,
    Elizabeth


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