Ringworms on the nail

Hello, I had contracted ringworms on my genital area. Fortunately it has been cured. But i m afraid that it came back but not on the skin, on my nail. Plz tell me if it is a ringworm i have attached a picture of it below and if it is a matter of serious consideration!
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Dr. Rasya Dixit
Dermatologist 13 yrs exp Bangalore
Hi fungal infection of the nail cam be easily determined by a simple test called KOH from nail  scrapings. This test is usually available at medical college dermatology department.  Please meet a dermatologist so they can advise you on the best treatment. However I do not recommend treatment without diagnosis
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