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Doctor insights on: Causes Of Clubbed Fingers

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Does all lung cancer types cause the clubbed fingers? My dad diagnosed 4 weeks ago and he has the clubbed fingers. Tysvm

Does all lung cancer types cause the clubbed fingers? My dad diagnosed 4 weeks ago and he has the clubbed fingers. Tysvm

Clubbing is linked: To adenocarcinoma of the lung, and hypertrophic pulmonary osteoarthropathy, but it is not specfic. There are infections, heart and lung cancers that also cause clubbing. Small cell and squamous cancers are less likely to have these findings. ...Read more

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What causes black fingers?

What causes black fingers?

Blood flow: Black fingers would be a decrease in blood flow leading to necrosis. Some infections can cause this as well ...Read more

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What causes fingers to "freeze up"?

What causes fingers to "freeze up"?

Trigger finger: Typically has a locking or clicking tendon, other things can click in a finger or thumb such as a joint, a tendon snapping over a bone spur , other areas of tendon irritation in the wrist, even a cyst or tumor on a tendon or just a joint click from. Normal motion but yes it sounds like the description you give is that of a trigger . Many get permanent relief from corticosteroid injection. ...Read more

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What causes clubbing of the fingers?

What causes clubbing of the fingers?

Chronic lack of O2: A chronic lack of oxygen is a common cause of clubbing. ...Read more

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What causes my fingers to swell when hot?

What causes my fingers to swell when hot?

Vasodilation: Any time the ambient temperature causes an increase in body temp, blood vessels widen in an attempt to dissipate heat. As your fingers are peripheral and when at rest subject to gravitational pooling of blood and fluids, you will get finger swelling. ...Read more

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Can snapping your fingers excessively cause pain?

Can snapping your fingers excessively cause pain?

Sure: It can cause joint laxity thus leading to risk for injury or cause irritation or strain to the joint capsule and surrounding ligaments that attach to the area. ...Read more

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What could cause my fingers to swell in the morning?

What could cause my fingers to swell in the morning?

Nonspecific tenosyno: Nonspecifictenosynovitis is the medical term selg limited resolves with time can cause trigger finger and carpal tunnel dequervains. ...Read more

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