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Nail and thumb clubbing. Heart or lung issues ruled out. Treatment advise?

I am from Srilanka I am 26 years old. I have nail and thumb clubbing since the age of 24. I did chest X ECG , Eco test at the age of 24 and 26 both. No lung or heart related problems were identified. I didn t feel any breathing problem till now can i shot this problem ....have a treatment for this? pleas help me for this
Asked On : Sun, 13 Jan 2013
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hi dear....
clubbing is a dermatological manifestyation of several systemic illnessess.....besides cardiovascular and cardiopulmonary diseases,it may be the menifestation of gastro intestinal and hematological illnessess also in pachydermoperiostosis....
so it need further evaluation...
Answered: Tue, 23 Jul 2013
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