dactylitis

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Related to sickle cell dactylitis: sickle cell anemia

dactylitis

an inflammation of a finger or toe.
See also: Fingers and Toes
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Sickle cell dactylitis, or hand-foot syndrome, is caused by localized bone marrow infarction of the carpal and tarsal bones and phalanges.

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