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    Old 07-11-2012, 05:22 PM   #1
    dancing feet
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    Recently, I noticed that one fingernail (right hand, middle finger) is indented starting at the cuticle area. Does anyone know what could be the cause. I know your nails say a lot about your health. Could it be a vitamin deficiency? In May I had blood work done (as part of my yearly physical) and everything seemed to be fine. I only just noticed this indentation about a week ago. Would appreciate any input.

     
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    Old 07-11-2012, 07:34 PM   #2
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    Re: Nail Indentation

    Hello Dancing Feet, It is usually caused from a Calcium deficiency. It is a simple labwork, so just make sure they check it when you have your annual done. Calcium and vitamin d is what keeps your bones strong so you dont want either of those low! Hope this helps! Thanks,

     
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