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Clubbing: Rounded or club-like shape of fingers or foot. See detailed information below for a list of 274 causes of Clubbing, Symptom Checker, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
The following medical conditions are some of the possible
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Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Clubbing, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.
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Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Clubbing may include these symptoms:
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During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Clubbing. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.
It is also very important to bring an up-to-date list of all of your all medical conditions, medications including dosages, and names of numbers of any specialist you see.
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A condition in which the ends of toes and fingers become wide and thick; a symptom of heart or lung disease
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)
The list of organs typically affected by Clubbing may include, but is not limited to:
The list below shows some of the causes of Clubbing mentioned in various sources:
This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Clubbing. Of the 274 causes of Clubbing that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Clubbing' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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The following list of medical conditions have Clubbing or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Clubbing based
on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:
Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Clubbing, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.
Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :
Subtypes of Clubbing:
Medical Conditions associated with Clubbing:
Finger symptoms (1615 causes), Hand symptoms (2016 causes), Toe symptoms (1171 causes), Foot symptoms (2265 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Lower leg symptoms (59 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes)
Symptoms related to Clubbing:
Clubbing (274 causes), Clubbing of toes (60 causes), Finger symptoms (1615 causes), Schamroth's test, Lung cancer (29 causes), Interstitial lung disease, Tuberculosis, Congenital cyanotic heart disease, Hyperthyroidism (41 causes), Cirrhosis
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