Uñas quebradizas

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Uñas quebradizas

Al igual que la piel, las uñas de los dedos son un reflejo del estado de salud de una persona. Los niveles bajos de zinc y hierro así como los problemas tiroideos pueden causar uñas quebradizas. Sin embargo las uñas quebradizas o frágiles son a menudo el resultado normal del envejecimiento.

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  • Last Reviewed on 05/13/2011
  • Kevin Berman, MD, PhD, Atlanta Center for Dermatologic Disease, Atlanta, GA. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

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