Advertisement

Clinical Rheumatology

, Volume 15, Issue 3, pp 310–311 | Cite as

Clubbing of single digit: An unusual cause

  • L. de Smet
  • G. Fabry
Case Report

Summary

We report a case of osteoid osteoma of the terminal phalanx of the little finger. The clinical presentation and radiographs are atypical.

Key words

Finger Osteoid Osteoma Clubbing 

References

  1. 1.
    Allieu, Y., Lussiez, B. et le GETO. L'Ostéome ostéoide au niveau de la main. Ann Chir Main 1988, 7, 298–304.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    Ambrosia, J., Wold, L., Amadio. Osteoid osteoma of the hand and wrist. J Hand Surg 1987, 12-A, 794–800.Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    Bednar, M., McCormack, R., Glasser, D., Weiland, A. Osteoid osteoma of the upper extremity. J Hand Surg 1993, 18-A, 1019–28.Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    Bowen, C., Drus, A., Hardy, D. Osteoid osteoma of the distal phalanx. J Hand Surg 1987, 12-B, 387–390.Google Scholar
  5. 5.
    De Smet, L., Fabry, G. Osteoid osteoma of the hand and wrist: peculiar aspects. Acta Orthop Belg 1995, 61, 113–116.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  6. 6.
    Doyle, L., Ruby, L., Nalebuff, E., Belsky, M. Osteoid osteoma of the hand. J Hand Surg 1985, 10-A, 408–410.Google Scholar
  7. 7.
    Giannikas, A., Papachristou, G., Tiniakos, G., Chrysafidis, G., Hartofilakidis-Garofalidis, G. Osteoid osteoma of the terminal phalanges. Hand 1977, 9, 295–300.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  8. 8.
    Oosterbosch J., De Smet L., Fabry G. A phalangeal osteoid osteoma. Acta Orthop Belg 1992, 58, 465–467.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  9. 9.
    Rosbourgh, D. Osteoid osteoma: report of a lesion in the terminal phalanx of a finger. J Bone Joint Surg 1966, 48-B, 485–487.Google Scholar
  10. 10.
    Wiss, D., Reid, B. Painless osteoid osteoma of the fingers. J Hand Surg 1983, 8, 914–917.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Clinical Rheumatology 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • L. de Smet
    • 1
  • G. Fabry
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. Orthop. Surg.University Hospital PellenbergPellenbergBelgium

Personalised recommendations