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20 Possible Causes for Bulbous Fingertips

  • Raine Syndrome

    Abstract Intracranial calcification, periosteal proliferation and microcephaly, which represent the clinical features of the congenital cytomegalovirus infection, can also be seen in a rare disorder named Raine syndrome. This clinical entity has been reported in eight families so far. Here, we report a new patient with[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Bronchiectasis

    […] nail thickens and the fingertips become rounded and bulbous Signs of a lung infection If you develop a lung infection, your symptoms usually get worse within a few days.[nhsinform.scot] Other symptoms may include: shortness of breath wheezing coughing up blood or blood-stained phlegm chest pain joint pain clubbing of the fingertips – the tissue beneath the[nhsinform.scot]

  • Subungual Fibroma

    Climbing of the nail and distal phalanx (bone at the end of the toe) appears as a bulbous swelling develops of the fingertips and toes.[quizlet.com] Enlargement of the subungual and fingertip soft tissue structures.[quizlet.com]

  • Congenital Clubbing

    Digital clubbing is a bulbous beaked fingertip deformity due to hyperplasia of dermal fibrovascular tissue.[neurology.org]

  • Cutaneous Sarcoidosis

    […] swelling of fingertips 26.[slideshare.net] […] bone lesions in hands and feet underlying lesions of lupus pernio • When terminal phalanx is affected the nail may be dystrophic • Drumstick dactylitis : A severe form with bulbous[slideshare.net]

  • Acral Lentiginous Melanoma

    Clubbed fingertips Nails where the nail bed is soft, curves down and the finger looks big and bulbous may be due to a decrease in available oxygen and could be a sign of chronic[skintherapyofvirginia.wordpress.com]

  • Pretibial Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa

    . • Following blistering and erosions, the formation of exuberant granulation tissue on the nail folds and nail bed leads to shedding of the nails and bulbous changes of the[slideshare.net] fingertips 30. .• Blisters may occur on the cornea, resulting in pain, erosions, scarring, and, very rarely, blindness• Urethral meatal stenosis, urinary retention, hydronephrosis[slideshare.net]

  • Epidermolysis Bullosa Pruriginosa

    . • Following blistering and erosions, the formation of exuberant granulation tissue on the nail folds and nail bed leads to shedding of the nails and bulbous changes of the[slideshare.net] fingertips 30. .• Blisters may occur on the cornea, resulting in pain, erosions, scarring, and, very rarely, blindness• Urethral meatal stenosis, urinary retention, hydronephrosis[slideshare.net]

  • Epidermolysis Bullosa Simplex Type Cockayne-Touraine

    . • Following blistering and erosions, the formation of exuberant granulation tissue on the nail folds and nail bed leads to shedding of the nails and bulbous changes of the[slideshare.net] fingertips 30. .• Blisters may occur on the cornea, resulting in pain, erosions, scarring, and, very rarely, blindness• Urethral meatal stenosis, urinary retention, hydronephrosis[slideshare.net]

  • Congenital Digital Clubbing

    Digital clubbing is a bulbous beaked fingertip deformity due to hyperplasia of dermal fibrovascular tissue.[n.neurology.org]

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