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This does not look like a melanoma. Melanomas are darker. They are either in a straight line or rounded and very well circumscribed in the nail. They do not grow with the nail either. However, if you are concerned then the best thing to do is to have this evaluated by your PCP on your next scheduled visit.
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This can be a post inflammatory hyperpigmentation. Which can occur as a response to allergies, fungal infections, trauma etc.