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Is there a cure for onycholysis?

Onycholysis can usually be cured through good nail care, trimming, and regrowth. However, it is also important to treat the underlying cause of onycholysis whether it be temporary trauma, infection, psoriasis, or thyroid malfunction. Once these underlying causes are treated, your onycholysis should heal properly.

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