Hypertrophic pulmonary osteoarthropathy

Hypertrophic pulmonary osteoarthropathy

Hypertrophic pulmonary osteoarthropathy (or Bamberger-Marie disease) is a medical condition combining clubbing and synovitis. It can be associated with lung cancer.

It is also known as "osteoarthropathia hypertrophicans".

Eponym

It is named for Eugen von Bamberger and Pierre Marie.

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