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... thumb nail and now i found out that my cousin has it on her thumb and a nother one has it on her toe and the weird thing is that it only affects the first borns on my mothers side but it skiped gers and my grand mothers genarations can any one inlighten me on wat it is? ... (0 replies)
Line on nail
Jul 30, 2005
... I'm still a bit worried, and I wanted to ask a question before I go back in to see my doctor on Tuesday about this. I got such good advice before. ... (5 replies)
... Splinter hemorraghe is caused by voids in the nail cell production which fill up with blood from the nail bed. They do not run the entire length of the nail plate, but will grow forward with the nail plate until they grow off with the free edge. ... (2 replies)

... i have these dark vertical lines growing down the length of my nail. ... (2 replies)
... Hi - did u find out what this was ?...I am concerned of the exact same thing !...light dark streak in middle of thumb only since 3mnths from top of nail to the bottom past the cuticle (2 replies)
... out the size of a hair startin from the cuticle a week or two ago. It runs down the length of my nail, after reading the forum I'm wonderin if its melanoma. It's on my left thumb, but the thing is that it's moved up, and there's no more dark line at the bottom of the nail. ... (9 replies)
... I have been in the Army for 18 years now. Over my time, I noticed several people with these dark lines on their nails. In 2003, I began to see a faint pinkish line, run through my thumb nail. Over time, it became black and ugly! ... (7 replies)
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... I have the same thing. I am South Asian female and got one just like the one you described 4 years ago on my left ring finger. I did get it checked but considering my ethnicity and that my grandma and aunt have it, the doctor told me to monitor it. ... (4 replies)
... I am intrigued to find out why it has appeared . The only think low is my iron but I don't think the line is due to tht . ... (4 replies)
... Nail moles can be cancerous, so you should see your physician for a diagnosis. If they do find a melanoma, they will have to cut it out and your nail will forever grow in damaged if it grows in at all. ... (4 replies)
... brown lines down the middle of the nail, but my situation is a little different. I have had this dark thin line down the middle of my thumb for over a year now. Sometimes the dark line is from the cuticle to the tip and sometimes it only covers half the nail. ... (4 replies)
... I have problems with my nails and one day i saw a black mark under my nail, kind of like the one you have, but mine wasnt a line just a mark. ... (4 replies)
... You probably gave yourself a slight hematoma which manifested itself like a 'splinter'. If there are portions of the nail plate that are not tightly adhered to the nail bed, blood can seep into these 'voids' and will look like tiny splinters in the nail plate. ... (2 replies)
... A few days after jamming my thumb against a metal container, I noticed a dark, thin, vertical line extending the length of my nail. Will this condition ever go away? ... (2 replies)
... When there is an evident dark line running from underneath the eponychium from the cuticle area down toward the free edge, this is characteristic of a 'nail mole' growing in the matrix. ... (15 replies)
... like lines under my nails. A single line will appear on one nail every few to several weeks. I've had them on index, thumb, ring finger. ... (2 replies)
Sep 29, 2005
... If it were melanonychia, it would always be there and not disappear. I suspect you just get splinter hemoraghes from time to time. If the dark line looks more like a splinter, that's what you have. ... (1 replies)

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