Reversibility of clubbing in pulmonary tuberculosis: a case report

Khanna, B.K. and Khare, K.S. (1986) Reversibility of clubbing in pulmonary tuberculosis: a case report. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 33 (4). pp. 183-184.

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Abstract

A case of pulmonary tuberculosis, with advanced clubbing of left index finger nail, showing a total reversal of clubbing, (by subjective observations and by measurement of hyponychial angle from finger cast) following 11 months of antituberculosis chemotherapy, has been reporte

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Uncontrolled Keywords:Pulmonary Tuberculosis, Index Finger Nail, Left Index Finger Nail, Chemotherapy, Hyonychial Angle, Finger Cast, Isoniazid, Streptomycin, PAS, Patient, Case Report
Subjects:Musculoskeletal Diseases > Joint Diseases > Osteoarthropathy, Secondary Hypertrophic
Organic Chemicals > Hydrazines > Isoniazid
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Respiratory Tract Infections > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
Integumentary System > Nails
Organic Chemicals > Carboxylic Acids > Hydroxy Acids > Hydroxybenzoic Acids > Salicylic Acids > Aminosalicylic Acids > p-Aminosalicylic Acid
Musculoskeletal Diseases > Bone Diseases > Osteoarthropathy, Secondary Hypertrophic
Carbohydrates and Hypoglycemic Agents > Carbohydrates > Glycosides > Aminoglycosides > Streptomycin
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
Equipment and Supplies > Surgical Equipment
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
ID Code:3056
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:10 September 2008

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