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White stuff?
Nov 5, 2004
... The white spots are called leuconychia and are caused by voids between the nail plate cells. They will begin in the matrix where the nail plate cells are 'born' and will grow forward with the nail plate until they become free edge. ... (4 replies)
White stuff?
Nov 4, 2004
... Sorry for my lack of vocabulary, but i'm not sure what this is. Under alot of my nails, there seems to be some white stuff within the nail. If the nail grows out, and cut it then it will go with it.. its not in my skin or anything. Does anyone know what this might be? ... (4 replies)
... I was just wondering a couple of things. Can nail fungus and a fungal infection in the mouth be related? ... (0 replies)

... Okay...about 6 months ago, my finger was slammed in a car door. The nail didn't fall off or anything. ... (1 replies)
... Good news is that half moon on your finger are a good sign that means you have a good amount of B12 vitamins. If you haven't any moons on your finger nails that means you may have been short of vitamin B12 for a long time. ... (18 replies)
... Does the white cumbly part start at teh cutilce and go to the middle of the nail plate, or is it from the middle to the free edge? ... (14 replies)
... Cut the nail back as far as you can to remove as much of the separated nail as possible. Do this in small pieces until it is cut as far back as you can stand. If you leave the lifted portion 'hanging loose', it can tear even more. ... (1 replies)
... gunk stuff. My nail was still "attached" by this gunk stuff, but now after I cleaned it out, it's basically hanging free. ... (1 replies)
... moon that we call the Lunula and it is the leading edge of the Matrix where the nail plae cells are born. The cells from this area are plump, rounded and filled with an inner material. ... (1 replies)
... Ok, well a whitish not raised bubble appears near my cuticle. If I pick at it and make a hole, the hole gets large and reaches end of nail after a a few weeks. As it grows down to end it makes like a dip and around it the nail bubbles up raised, but is regular colored. ... (1 replies)
White stuff?
Nov 6, 2004
... No, there is no way to get rid of them other than to let them gow out with the nail plate. They won't always be there, but you never know when it will happen again. It is normal. ... (4 replies)
White stuff?
Nov 5, 2004
... Thank you for the help! I knew nothing on this, but thanks to you I know what it is now! By the way, are there any ways I can get rid of them? ... (4 replies)
... If you look at your nails from the top, you will see that there is a slight 'smile line' to the portion of the nail unsit where the nail grows off the nail bed. It will look like a smile as it is curved upward from the center to the corners. ... (6 replies)
... eed to let them grow out some more to really tell the difference, although one of the reasons I was concerned about yeast is because I think I may also be seeing white stuff underneath a couple of nails, though this could just be dry skin. ... (6 replies)
... so I figure this must be part of the problem, coupled with aging. The thing is I'm reading about several things that might help fungus, but haven't seen anything on treating the yeast nail infection, or what might be causing it to get worse at times and then get a little better for a while. ... (6 replies)
... I have had problem toenails for years and doctors can't seem to tell me what the problem is. My middle toe on each foot is affected with a white substance growing under the nail which pushes the tip of the nail up as the white stuff grows. ... (1 replies)
... I have just bought the self adhiesive fiberglass stuff at Sally's and of course I didn't know I needed resin to make it work right. So I have it just straight on the nail and painted clear over it. ... (1 replies)
... i had an infection in my middle finger on my right hand. it got worse so i went to the doctor after a day because it wasnt open. ... (2 replies)
... o tell if it is a crack or pealing it looks more like a crack.What ever that strange thing was or if I pick up some other problem.I don't think a crack should be on there. ... (13 replies)
... attached to the nail bed. ... (18 replies)


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