Our panel of doctors at DoctorOnCall


Dr Sashini Seeni

General Health

Dr M Ramzdhan

General Health

Dr Nathaniel Ho

General Health

Dr Rashid Khan

General Health

Dr Nurhayati

General Health

Dr Sri Viknarajan

General Health

Dr Fatahiyah

General Health

Dr Nur Syuhada

General Health

Dr Lee Chin Meng

General Health

Dr Mohamad Kashfi

General Health

English and Malay
Our doctors can help you in both languages
Accredited Doctors
All doctors at DoctorOnCall are registered with Health Ministry of Malaysia
Privacy Guaranteed
Your data is safe and will not be revealed to any parties
Quick and Efficient
All queries will be answered by doctors in a quick and efficient manner
Submit Anonymously

Give a title to your health problem
*Title must be more than 20 characters
Explain in detail what health problem you're having
*Explanation must be more than 20 characters
Please enter your email address so we can send you answer to your question

Malaysia's #1
Health Forum

Garis Brownish pada Ibu Jari Kaki dan Tangan

Answered by: Dr Sri Viknarajan

Last Updated: February 9, 2020 5:46 AM
noramyliaadena 49 days

Hi Dr!

Is it normal to have a brownish line on the thumbnail? Its scared me a alot. :sob::sob::sob:

Dr Sri Viknarajan 49 days
General Practitioner

Thank you for your questions. The following answers regarding your current queries are just general descriptions due to the limited information provided by you. Click on this link (DoctorOnCall) for a private consultation with our doctors.

For your information, this condition is called as Melanonychia. It can be caused by many factors. For instance:

  • pregnancy
  • racial variations
  • trauma
  • carpal tunnel syndrome
  • nail biting
  • nail infection
  • viral warts
  • growth hormone dysfunction
  • photosensitivity
  • phototherapy
  • X-ray exposure
  • antimalaria drugs
  • chemotherapy drugs

In order for us to provide you with an accurate choice of treatment and management, we need additional details to explore further into your current complaints. Therefore, we greatly suggest that you refer this to your nearest medical doctor. You may also click on this link (DoctorOnCall) to speak with our doctors online for free. We assure you that our conversations are kept in confidentiality unless additional consultation needed with other medical parties. Thank you.

Last Updated: Sun Feb 09 2020 05:46:18 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
4.87
NEW! COVID-19 TESTING SERVICES >
Ask Doctor For Free RM12 OFF Medicines & Supplements