hand-foot syndrome

A condition marked by pain, swelling, numbness, tingling, or redness of the hands or feet. It sometimes occurs as a side effect of certain anticancer drugs. Also called palmar-plantar erythrodysesthesia.

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  • hand-foot syndrome — a syndrome of erythema and dysesthesias of touch in the palms and soles, followed by desquamation; seen as a reaction to certain chemotherapeutic agents. Called also acral, palmar plantar, or palmoplantar erythrodysesthesia and palmar plantar… …   Medical dictionary

  • Hand, foot and mouth disease — Not to be confused with Foot and mouth disease. Hand, foot and mouth disease Classification and external resources Typical lesions around the mouth of an 11 month old male ICD 10 …   Wikipedia

  • Hand-foot-and-mouth syndrome — A clinical pattern consisting of a rash on the hands and feet and in the mouth due to a viral infection. The internal rash (the enanthem) consists of blisters and little ulcers that may involve not only the lining of the mouth but also the gums,… …   Medical dictionary

  • Syndrome, hand-foot-and-mouth — A clinical pattern consisting of a rash on the hands and feet and in the mouth due to a viral infection. The internal rash (the enanthem) consists of blisters and little ulcers that may involve not only the lining of the mouth but also the gums,… …   Medical dictionary

  • Hand-foot-and-mouth disease — A viral syndrome with a rash on the hands and feet and in the mouth. The internal rash (the enanthem) consists of blisters and little ulcers that may involve not only the lining of the mouth but also the gums, palate, and tongue. The external… …   Medical dictionary

  • hand-foot-uterus syndrome — a congenital syndrome consisting of small feet with unusually short great toes, abnormal thumbs, and, in females, duplication of the genital tract …   Medical dictionary

  • Disease, hand-foot-and-mouth — A viral syndrome with a rash on the hands and feet and in the mouth. The internal rash (the enanthem) consists of blisters and little ulcers that may involve not only the lining of the mouth but also the gums, palate, and tongue. The external… …   Medical dictionary

  • Hand-Fuß-Syndrom — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 L27.1 Lokalisierte Hauteruption durch Drogen oder Arzneimittel …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Syndrome de townes-brocks — Autre nom Syndrome REAR Référence MIM …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Syndrome de Townes-Brocks — Référence MIM 107480 Transmission Dominante Chromosome 16q12.1 Gène SALL1 Empreinte parentale Non …   Wikipédia en Français

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