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What can be causing my toenails to split?

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Doonhamer Mon 10-Feb-14 13:26:05

both big toe and 2 nails on left foot and one on right foot have split. About halfway down the nail bed, and I am having to keep them covered up with plasters to stop them catching on socks

LifeisFuckingGreat Mon 10-Feb-14 16:22:11

Fungal infection is the most likely cause. Treat with OTC Amorolfine (Curanail) or go see a private podiatrist for their opinion?

Doonhamer Mon 10-Feb-14 18:32:47

I thought there would have been visible signs of a fungal infection but there's not, just a horizontal split on the nail

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