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79 Possible Causes for Bulbous Toes

  • Aarskog Syndrome

    Findings on the extremities include joint hyperextensibility, short and broad hands, interdigital webbing, a short fifth finger, clinodactyly and broad feet with bulbous toes[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] toes, cryptorchidism, inguinal hernia, and prominent umbilicus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] toes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Foot Deformity

    , they are produced by thin bands of amniotic membrane wrapping around various parts of the extremity in utero. 15 Simple bands create swelling of the distal part of the toe[aafp.org] […] with concomitant lymphedema, and deeper bands can produce complete amputations. 17 Contractions and resultant bulbous ends of the involved digits are seen easily during examination[aafp.org]

  • Whitlow

    Also known as a felon. whitlow paronychia whit·low ( wit'lō ) Purulent infection through a perionychial fold causing an abscess of the bulbous distal end of a finger.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] See also: herpetic whitlow [M.E. whitflawe ] whitlow (hwit lō), n an inflammation of the end of a finger or toe that results in suppuration. whitlow, herpetic, n an infection[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Ingrown Nail

    Causes include tight shoes, abnormal gait (eg, toe-walking), bulbous toe shape, excessive trimming of the nail plate, or congenital variations in nail contour (eg, congenital[merckmanuals.com] "Many times, what happens is people cut their nails very short, so the skin at the toe will become bulbous around the corners," Dr. Campbell says.[refinery29.com] Your toenail serves as a flattening mechanism for your toe skin, so if you groom it too short, the skin will adapt to that, and cause an ingrown toenail, she says.[refinery29.com]

  • Congenital Clubfoot

    , they are produced by thin bands of amniotic membrane wrapping around various parts of the extremity in utero. 15 Simple bands create swelling of the distal part of the toe[aafp.org] […] with concomitant lymphedema, and deeper bands can produce complete amputations. 17 Contractions and resultant bulbous ends of the involved digits are seen easily during examination[aafp.org]

  • Cardiodysrhythmic Potassium-Sensitive Periodic Paralysis

    This condition is inherited in an autosomal dominant pattern. 0000337 Bulbous nose 0000414 Cleft palate Cleft roof of mouth 0000175 Clinodactyly of the 5th finger Permanent[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] […] curving of the pinkie finger 0004209 Clinodactyly of the 5th toe 0001864 Delayed eruption of permanent teeth Delayed eruption of adult teeth 0000696 Delayed skeletal maturation[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]

  • Chest Wall Disorder

    […] enlargement of the end of finger or toe from fracture of several ribs, making the chest wall unstable persistant abnormal dilation of the bronchi restrictive lung disorders[quizlet.com] […] desaturation or reduced hemoglobin sensation of uncomfortable breathing presense of air in the pleural space change in lung caused by inhalation of inorganic dust particles bulbous[quizlet.com]

  • Acroosteolysis Dominant Type

    There was bulbous appearance [Figure c and d, outlined arrow] of tips of fingers and toes due to increased soft tissue in that region.[ijem.in] […] deformities of fingers and toes, synovial effusions (41%), arthritis (20-40%), and paresthesias.[emedicine.medscape.com] On examination, there was bulbous swelling of the tips of fingers and toes [Figure 1] A-C. There was no frontal bossing or prognathism.[ijem.in]

  • Congenital Vertical Talus

    , they are produced by thin bands of amniotic membrane wrapping around various parts of the extremity in utero. 15 Simple bands create swelling of the distal part of the toe[aafp.org] […] with concomitant lymphedema, and deeper bands can produce complete amputations. 17 Contractions and resultant bulbous ends of the involved digits are seen easily during examination[aafp.org]

  • Distal Symphalangism

    […] tips of toes 59 Occasional (29-5%) 32 large tarsal bones 59 Occasional (29-5%) 33 thoracolumbar scoliosis 32 HP:0002944 34 distal symphalangism of hands 32 HP:0001204 35[malacards.org] […] tips of toes 60 Occasional (29-5%) 32 large tarsal bones 60 Occasional (29-5%) 33 thoracolumbar scoliosis 33 HP:0002944 34 distal symphalangism of hands 33 HP:0001204 35[malacards.org] Other clinical features may include back pain, broad metatarsal, wide long bone of foot, broad thumb, bulbous tips of toes, camptodactyly (permanent flexion of the finger[xpertdox.com]

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