clubbing

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a condition in which the ends of toes and fingers become wide and thick

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17) The clues for the differential diagnosis of HOA are digital clubbing and periostosis, which are not features of acromegaly.
Paraneoplastic digital clubbing and hypertrophic osteoarthropathy.
Primary digital clubbing associated with palmoplantar keratoderma.
Palmar-plantar keratoderma and digital clubbing in 2 brothers.
Part II is entitled "Common Presentations in the Outpatient Setting" and includes the following chapters: Chronic Cough, Recurrent Episodes of Purulent Phlegm, Progressive Exertional Dyspnea, Chronic Exertional Dyspnea, Fatigue-Associated Daytime Sleepiness, Solitary Pulmonary Nodule, Hemoptysis, Digital Clubbing, Bilateral Pleural; Effusion, Unilateral Right-Sided Pleural Effusion, Platypnea, Chronic Hypercapnia, Community-Acquired Pneumonia, Pleuritic Chest Pain, Non-Pleuritic Chest Pain, Upper Lobe Pulmonary Infiltrate, Wheezing, Stridor, Cavitary Pulmonary Infiltrate, and Bilateral Hilar Adenopathy.
The association of digital clubbing and Takayasu's arteritis is not common.
Key words: Digital clubbing, digital subtraction angiography, hypertension, Takayasu arteritis.