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Journal of the Korean Society for Surgery of the Hand 2006;11(3):201-204.
Published online September 1, 2006.
Arthritis and Clubbing of Hand Associated with Hypertrophic Pulmonary Osteoarthropathy - A Case Report -
Ki Won Lee, Young-Joon Choi, Hyung-Sun Ahn, Chung-Hwan Kim, Jae-Kwang Hwang, Jun O Yoon, Eugene Kim, Jae Heon Lee
비후성 폐성 골관절증으로 인한 수부 관절염 및 곤봉지 - 증례 보고 -
이기원, 최영준, 안형선, 김정환, 황재광, 윤준오, 김유진, 이재헌
Hypertrophic pulmonary osteoarthropathy is a clinical syndrome presenting with clubbing of the digits, periosteal proliferation of the long bones and arthritis. It is usually associated with chronic lung cancer, other chronic plumonary or pleural diseases. The symptoms of hypertrophic pulmonary osteoarthropathy in hand could be confused with other painful hand conditions. The awareness of this disorder helps accurate diagnosis and treatment. The authors report a case of hypertrophic pulmonary osteoarthropathy associated with non-small cell lung cancer.

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