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Finger nail split in half

why is the nail on my left hand ring finger split vertically down the whole nail?
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you could be lacking vitam E C and or B and that is what causes your nails to break quite easily. depending on how deep the split is you migth have to get it checked out beause it could hit a nerve, open and cause infection.
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4851940 tn?1515694593
It is likely that at some point you had a knock to the finger which has damaged the nail bed so now when the nail grows it grows with a split.

I have a similar problem with one of my fingernails.  I have been taking all sorts of minerals and vitamins, but nothing has helped.

I had a session with a manicurist the other week and she had no answer as to how to stop it splitting.  She just applied some nail glue to it.

Best wishes
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the roots at the bottom of the nail, were prob damaged in a small accident there for killing the roots causing the line down your nail. actually on my foot,on my big toe i have the samething, a line down the middle of my nail, i hope that helps
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