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583 Possible Causes for Bulbous Fingertips, Thick Fingers

  • Raine Syndrome

    Summary Epidemiology Ten cases in eight families have been reported, the majority of a Middle East origin. Parental consanguinity was frequently present. Clinical description The cranial features are a wide anterior fontanelle, expressed proptosis with everted lower eyelids, severely depressed nasal bridge, small nose,[…][orpha.net]

  • Congenital Clubbing

    Digital clubbing is a bulbous beaked fingertip deformity due to hyperplasia of dermal fibrovascular tissue.[neurology.org] This takes place when the nail plate becomes thick. People get really irritated due to the clubbing of nails.[beautyhealthtips.in] The clubbing of nails do not only makes your fingers become uncomfortable, rather it is also the root of many diseases together.[beautyhealthtips.in]

  • Vaginal Candidiasis

    The nails themselves will become thick and brittle, ultimately becoming destroyed and detached (Cydulka 2009; Kauffman 2011; NIH 2012; NIH 2012).[lifeextension.com] Individuals whose hands and/or feet remain wet for prolonged periods of time may be prone to fungal infection around or under their finger and toe nails.[lifeextension.com]

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  • 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] Going back in two days' time to have my very thick bandage removed to see if the skin graft has taken, so keeping my fingers crossed.[patient.info] […] and ulcerated. ( 6 ) ALM is noted to have dendritic or finger like processes. ( 1 ) The tumor will most likely be a brown to black patch at times showing color variation[emedicalhub.com]

  • Congenital Digital Clubbing

    Digital clubbing is a bulbous beaked fingertip deformity due to hyperplasia of dermal fibrovascular tissue.[neurology.org] Autopsy findings in patients with clubbing reveals an increased nail-bed thickness (greater than 2.0 mm) and a low density of nail-bed connective tissue.[thebigl.co] Clubbed fingers: Radiological evaluation of the nail bed thickness. Clin Anat. 2008; 21 :314–8. [ PubMed ] [ Google Scholar ] 106. Rault R, Carpenter B.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Skin Infection

    Sometimes skin on the toes and forehead also becomes thick. The finger joints become stiff and can no longer move the way they should.[diabetes.org] Digital Sclerosis Sometimes, people with diabetes develop tight, thick, waxy skin on the backs of their hands.[diabetes.org]

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  • Ganglion Cyst

    If you have thickness or nodules in your hands or fingers, color change in your hands and fingers that is not due to weather, or tingling and numbness in your hands and fingers[carpaltunnelpros.com] All are treatable, and we can help you return to normal activity with hand & finger surgery in Houston.[carpaltunnelpros.com]

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  • Metabolic Syndrome

    A skin disorder that causes thick, dark, velvet-like patches of skin around the neck, armpits, groin, between the fingers and toes, or on the elbows and knees.[kidshealth.org]

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  • Dermatitis

    Eyelid swelling is frequently seen when the allergen is unknowingly transferred from finger to lid. Affected areas are typically severely itchy.[skinsight.com] When the dermatitis is long-standing, the areas of elevation become thick and secondary bacterial infection is possible. Self-Care Guidelines Avoid the offending agent.[skinsight.com]

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  • Congenital Clubbing of the Fingers

    Digital clubbing is a bulbous beaked fingertip deformity due to hyperplasia of dermal fibrovascular tissue.[neurology.org] Respiratory diseases associated with finger clubbing include chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), lung cancer, cystic fibrosis (thick mucus in the throat and digestive[healthgrades.com] This takes place when the nail plate becomes thick. People get really irritated due to the clubbing of nails.[beautyhealthtips.in]

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