Fingernails detaching from nail bed

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1356637 tn?1277267582 In onychomycosis(nail fungal infection) nail plate can have a thickened, yellow, or black appearance. The nails can become rough and crumbly, or can separate <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>from</span> the nail bed. Topical and oral antifungals are needed which are available under prescription. my sincere advice would be to consult a dermatologist and get a KOH examination of the nail and skin specimen done to confirm the diagnosis.
Avatar m tn my big toe nails became really thick and clawed and were getting infections under the nail so I had them removed and the nail bed destroyed to prevent further infections. I have read of cases where people developed thyroid problems along with YNS. I suddenly developed hypothyroidism in August 2010 but didn’t link it until recently.
Avatar n tn Sometimes, it relieves the pain to soak the affected tips in water, squeeze the tips of my fingers, or pull the finger tips back a little <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>from</span> the nail. Has anyone else experienced any of these symptoms? I don't know if it has anything to do with EK. Please let me know...***@****. Thanks.