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Posted by: Thea Williams | 2010/08/23

Nail Ridges

What causes ridges in your fingernails?

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Hallo Thea
Vertical ridges can be caused by age or hereditary. Horizontal ridges can be caused by injury, recent illness, heart and lung disease, malnutrition.
Dr Bets

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Posted by: Cyberdoc | 2010/08/23

Hallo Thea
Vertical ridges can be caused by age or hereditary. Horizontal ridges can be caused by injury, recent illness, heart and lung disease, malnutrition.
Dr Bets

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