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Glossary for Metacarpal infection

Medical terms related to Metacarpal infection or mentioned in this section include:

  • Arm symptoms: Symptoms affecting the arm
  • Cutis laxa: A connective tissue disorder which may be acquired or present at birth. It is characterized by slack or loose skin which may be thicker and darker than normal.
  • Dermatomyositis: A muscle disease characterized by chronic muscle inflammation resulting in progressive muscle weakness and a characteristic rash.
  • Diabetes: Symptoms similar to those of diabetes
  • Duputyren's contracture:
  • Finger burning sensation: Abnormal burning sensations felt in the fingers.
  • Finger pulp burning sensation: Abnormal sensations felt in the fingers.
  • Finger stiff: Lack of ease or comfort in moving the fingers.
  • Fingernail burning sensation: Abnormal burning sensations felt in the fingernails.
  • Fingernail infection: Infection of the fingernails.
  • Fingernail inflammation: Inflammation of the fingernails.
  • Fingernail redness: Redness of the fingernails.
  • Fingernail sensitive: Increased sensitivity of the fingernails to any stimulus.
  • Fingernail stiff: Lacking ease or comfort of movement of the fingernails.
  • Hand symptoms: Symptoms affecting the hand
  • Infection: Infections as a symptom.
  • Leg symptoms: Symptoms affecting the leg
  • Limb symptoms: Symptoms affecting the limbs
  • Lupus: chronic autoimmune disease that can be fatal, though with recent medical advances, fatalities are becoming increasingly rare.
  • Mucopolysaccharidoses: A lysosomal storage disorder that is caused by a deficiency of the ability to metabolise glycosaminoglycans
  • Numbness of both elbows: Numbness of both elbows refers to the loss or reduction of sensation in the elbows.
  • Raynaud's disease: It is a reversible ischemia of the peripheral arterioles. It is a painful sensation affecting the fingers and toes associated with whitening or redness
  • Raynaud's phenomenon: A condition where the body extremities sweat and turn blue and cold. Exposure to cold, emotional stress and smoking may trigger the condition. Also known as acrocyanosis.
  • Scleroderma, systemic: A rare autoimmune connective tissue disease where the body attacks parts of the body and causes scarring and thickness of the tissue. In the systemic form, the skin and organs are involved.
  • Skeletal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the skeletal system such as the bones.
  • Systemic lupus erythematosus: chronic autoimmune disease that can be fatal, though with recent medical advances, fatalities are becoming increasingly rare.
  • Wegener's granulomatosis: A rare disease involving blood vessel inflammation which can affect the blood flow to various tissues and organs and hence cause damage. The respiratory system and the kidneys are the main systems affected.

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