Clubbing – respiratory causes

Newly Sprouted Fingers

  • Neoplasia – bronchial carcinoma, mesothelioma
  • Suppurative lung disease – cystic fibrosis, bronchiectasis, abscess, empyema
  • Fibrotic lung disease – cryptogenic fibrosing alveolitis, connective tissue disease (e.g. RA, SLE)
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