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Claw hand

Claw hand: Introduction

Claw hand: Claw hand is a deformity of the hand that causes abnormally bent fingers and gives the hand the appearance of an animal's claw. See detailed information below for a list of 33 causes of Claw hand, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Claw hand:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Claw hand. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes of Types of Claw hand:

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Claw hand: Symptom Checker

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Claw hand: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Claw hand

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Detailed list of causes of Claw hand

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How Common are these Causes of Claw hand?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Claw hand. Of the 33 causes of Claw hand that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 32 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Claw hand:

The following list of conditions have 'Claw hand' 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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Medical Conditions associated with Claw hand:

Hand symptoms (2016 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes)

Symptoms related to Claw hand:

Congenital abnormality, Nerve damage (48 causes), Bent fingers, Splinting, Ulnar nerve

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