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Do I need to see a doctor about my toenail?

I am nervous this may be early toenail fungus but last time my PCP said it looked fine.. Not sure why but I have a white mark on side of my toe next to my pinky on my right foot. It had in the past broken nail but the nail keeps growing back white in the same section. I don't know if I should be concerned or not.

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Without seeing it, its is difficult to say. However, generally a white mark on the toes is a sign of a superficial fungal infection (onychomycosis). You could try an over-the-counter solution, but if they do not work, then treatment is often a bit more difficult. See a podiatrist for a definitive diagnosis and a more specific treatment.

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