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Dactylitis

Dactylitis (“sausage” digits) of fingers and toes are due to a combination of arthritis, enthesitis, and tendinitis.

Associated conditions:

Seronegative arthropathies, (psoriatic arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis), sickle-cell disease. In reactive arthritis, sausage fingers occur due to synovitis.


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rheumatology.oxfordjournals

Common causes - MedicalNewsToday


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