Advertisement

What could cause my toes to bump upward at the tips?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Toes that bump upward at the tips could indicate lung cancer. This is known as “digital clubbing.” If you notice an elevated bump between your toe’s knuckle and nail, it means oxygen isn’t getting delivered properly throughout your body and could indicate disease of the lung or the heart. Schedule an appointment with your doctor if you notice this.

Continue Learning about Lung Cancer Symptoms

What are the symptoms of lung cancer in the bronchi?
HealthyWomenHealthyWomen
The symptoms of lung cancer depend on many things, including where the tumor is located. If the c...
More Answers
Should I talk to my doctor about my lung cancer symptoms?
Diana MeeksDiana Meeks
You should talk to your doctor at the first symptoms of lung cancer, including a cough that can't be...
More Answers
What Is the Treatment for a Nodule Detected During Lung Cancer Screening?
What Is the Treatment for a Nodule Detected During Lung Cancer Screening?
What Are the Most Common Signs of Lung Cancer?
What Are the Most Common Signs of Lung Cancer?

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.