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99 Possible Causes for Clubbed Finger, Pneumoconiosis

  • Asbestosis

    The varieties of mixed pneumoconiosis are summarized.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This lack of oxygen can cause the clubbing. Patients with mesothelioma may develop clubbed fingers, but it is more rare.[mesotheliomaguide.com] Some people also experience clubbing of the nails and fingers, and this is more common in those with asbestosis.[mesotheliomatreatmentcenters.org]

  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

    Most cases are of unknown origin, although some are thought to result from pneumoconiosis, hypersensitivity pneumonitis, scleroderma, and other diseases. mediastinal fibrosis[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Symptoms can include: shortness of breath a persistent dry cough tiredness loss of appetite and weight loss rounded and swollen fingertips ( clubbed fingers ) Many people[nhs.uk] fingers or toes.[disabilitybenefitscenter.org]

  • Silicosis

    Depending on the inhaled air pollutants, pneumoconiosis are divided into : Coal workers pneumoconiosis / anthracosis, Silicosis, Asbestosis, and Berylliosis.[pathologyatlas.ro] Then, as the disease gets worse, it can cause weight loss, extreme tiredness, wheezing and sometimes swollen fingers ( finger clubbing ).[your.md] Chest pain and finger clubbing are not features of silicosis. Systemic symptoms, such as fever and weight loss, suggest complicating infection or neoplastic disease.[iloencyclopaedia.org]

  • Tuberculosis

    […] aim of this study was to estimate the association between occupational, environmental, behavioral risk factors, and active pulmonary tuberculosis (PTB) among coal workers' pneumoconiosis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This may show: Clubbing of the fingers or toes (in people with advanced disease) Swollen or tender lymph nodes in the neck or other areas Fluid around a lung (pleural effusion[nlm.nih.gov] […] must be suspected amongst the differential diagnosis for carcinoma, lymphoma , pneumonia , PUO , fibrotic lung disease (eg, sarcoidosis , extrinsic allergic alveolitis , pneumoconiosis[patient.info]

  • Pneumoconiosis

    Different types of pneumoconiosis include Asbestosis Silicosis Coal worker’s pneumoconiosis Berylliosis Byssinosis Kaolin pneumoconiosis Siderosis The primary ones among them[symptoma.com] Clubbing of the fingers (late feature).[patient.info] In 2013 pneumoconiosis resulted in 260,000 deaths up from 251,000 deaths in 1990.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Chronic Interstitial Lung Disease

    , exposure to hard metals (eg, cadmium, cobalt, titanium oxide, tungsten, vanadium carbides), radiation fibrosis, siderosis, silicosis , stannosis, talc pneumoconiosis Organic[merckmanuals.com] The following symptoms are the most common signs of interstitial lung disease: Shortness of breath Increasing fatigue during exertion Coughing Chest pain Clubbed fingers Fever[asbestos.com] — enlargement of the tips of fingers or toes How is Pediatric Interstitial Lung Disease diagnosed?[childrens.com]

  • Acute Bronchitis

    However, it is best known for causing coal workers’ pneumoconiosis (CWP), a type of lung disease affecting the tissues and gas-exchange surface of the lung (interstitial lung[web.archive.org] fingers), swelling of the legs, or severe breathlessness.[news-medical.net] In chronic bronchitis patients there may be a persistent lack of oxygen leading to features of cyanosis (blue lips and nails) and clubbing (enlargement of the tips of the[news-medical.net]

  • Cor Pulmonale

    In addition to COPD, cor pulmonale may also be caused by lung diseases, such as cystic fibrosis , pulmonary embolism, and pneumoconiosis.[encyclopedia.com] Physical examination revealed a very sick girl with tachypnoea, central cyanosis, finger clubbing, elevated jugular venous pulse, generalized crackles and rhonchi in the chest[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Talcosis

    On account of this unusual pathogenesis, we have coined a new terminology "samosa pneumoconiosis" to describe this condition.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Examination may show finger clubbing & respiratory crackles. Condition may progress even after exposure has halted.[medicalchemy-respiratory.blogspot.com] AIM: To describe the high-resolution computed tomography (HRCT) features of pneumoconiosis observed in soapstone artisans.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Lung Abscess

    […] obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) – Chronic bronchitis, emphysema Asthma Extrinsic allergic alveolitis Bronchiestasis Pneumonia Sarcoidosis Tuberculosis Lung abscess Pneumoconiosis[mydentistryjourney.wordpress.com] Finger clubbing is present in one third of patients. Dental decay is common especially in alcoholics and children.[en.wikipedia.org] Other disorders of the lungs include pulmonary edema , pleurisy , asthma , bronchiectasis , atelectasis , emphysema , and pneumoconiosis .[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

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