dactylitis

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Related to sausage toe: psoriatic arthritis, osteomyelitis, Hammer toe

dactylitis

an inflammation of a finger or toe.
See also: Fingers and Toes
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* Be on the lookout for "sausage fingers" and "sausage toes," both signs of PsA.
"If you see someone with 'sausage toes' or dactylitis, you're done.
Your psoriatic arthritis needs to be suppressed totally, so if you have sausage toes, active joint swelling, or anemia, you ought to either increase the methotrexate or switch from Enbrel to Remicade, Humira, or both.