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Have noticed this morning a dark vertical line going through the middle of ds (11) thumb nail. I have googled and read that it can be a symptom of melanoma but I have read that is also fairly normal in black people over the age of 20. Ds is mixed race. Has anyone else had this as a child or anyone's children had this? Also wondering whether it could be some strange type of bruising?
Has he injured himself recently-if so could be a blister. At any rate I would strongly reccomend sorting out some health insurance if you don't have any. The NHS is particularly poor when it comes to cancer treatments. V unlikely though at his age. More likely he got him finder caught ins door, or maybe it's a fungal infection.