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Fingernails and Breast Cancer

Posted on May 18, 2018

Breast cancer treatment can cause unsightly changes to fingernails and toenails. Changes can include nails that are painful, fall or lift off, or splinter and crack.

On MyBCTeam, the social network and online support group for women facing breast cancer, members talk about a range of personal experiences and struggles. Fingernails are one of the top 10 topics most discussed.


Here are some question-and-answer threads about fingernails:
Here are some conversations about fingernails:
Can you relate?

Have another topic you'd like to discuss or explore? Go to MyBCTeam today and start the conversation. You'll be surprised just how many others may share similar stories.

Feel free to ask a question here.

A MyBCTeam Member said:

I know exactly what you mean! It's like cancer drs have blinders on. If we're going to the cancer center all the time and we have a question about… read more

posted 23 days ago

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