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What is Whitlow?

What is Whitlow?

  • Whitlow: Fingertip soft pad infection.
  • Whitlow: a purulent infection at the end of a finger or toe in the area surrounding the nail.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Whitlow: Introduction

Types of Whitlow:

Broader types of Whitlow:

How serious is Whitlow?

Complications of Whitlow: see complications of Whitlow

What causes Whitlow?

Causes of Whitlow: see causes of Whitlow

What are the symptoms of Whitlow?

Symptoms of Whitlow: see symptoms of Whitlow

Complications of Whitlow: see complications of Whitlow

Can anyone else get Whitlow?

More information: see contagiousness of Whitlow
Inheritance: see inheritance of Whitlow

Whitlow: Testing

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Whitlow.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Whitlow: Hand Surgeon ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Whitlow.
Treatments for Whitlow: see treatments for Whitlow

Name and Aliases of Whitlow

Main name of condition: Whitlow

Other names or spellings for Whitlow:

Finger pulp abscess, Felon Source - Diseases Database

Source - WordNet 2.1

Whitlow: Related Conditions

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