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I have a line down my left thumb. I noticed it 3 days ago. I

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I have a brown line down my left thumb. I noticed it 3 days ago. I also have 3 splinters in the same thumb. I think I have nail cancer.
Customer: replied 10 days ago.
I want a dermatologist to look at my photos
Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Im dark skin black person

 

Hello, I´m Dr. Rubio

Welcome to JustAnswer and thank you for your question.

Please give me a minute to review your question.

 

Can you send me a picture?

 

Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Yee. Just a minute
Customer: replied 10 days ago.
I don't want to talk on the phone
Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Hello

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I appreciate the waiting time.

 

Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Did you get the pictures

Dear friend, you should not worry about a nail cancer the images you send me show a weak nail and that is due to the lack of vitamins, in this case I suggest improving your diet, start with vitamin e daily for 3 months and then notice how improvement.

Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Could you see the pictures clear.
Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Did you see a blown line

Yes, I have seen the photos in detail. obviously there is a very weak dark line but you also see a weak nail with color changes just like your skin looks weak. all these are factors that generate those color changes.

Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Nail skin cancer is different colors, right?
Customer: replied 10 days ago.
The nail changes color with subungual melanoma, right?

Totally, a nail cancer would have a totally different color. You really don't have to worry.

 

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Customer: replied 10 days ago.
But, you said that my nail was changing colors. That a sign of subungual melanoma. Did you see any Huntington signs on the tip or in my curtail?
Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Are you a Dermatologist?

I'll let another expert give you another opinion.

Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Ok. Thank you
This is Dr David. I am a cancer doctor. I looked at your nails. It looks like longitudinal melanonychia. It is not cancer. The dark lines in your nail is from the pigment in your nail bed
Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Does it looks cancer
No it doesn’t look like cancer
Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Look
Yes I saw your nails before in your other photos. It is not due to cancer
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