sickle cell dactylitis
Also found in: Dictionary.
Related to sickle cell dactylitis: sickle cell anemia
recurrent painful swelling of the hands and feet occurring in infants and young children with sickle cell anemia.
Synonym(s): sickle cell dactylitis
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.
sick·le cell dac·ty·li·tis(sik'ĕl sel dak'ti-lī'tis)
Painful swellings of the hands and feet seen in patients with an attack of sickle cell anemia.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012