Nail Clubbing

by Dr. Yiannis Neofytou

Nail Clubbing

What is nail clubbing ?

Nail clubbing refers to specific changes in the fingers and toes that result from an underlying condition. These changes may include:

Widening and increased convexity in the nails

Reduction of the onychophalangeal angle

Downward curvature of the nails

Soft nail bed, which makes the nails appear to “float”

Swelling of the tip of the fingers or toes, which may be accompanied by redness or warmth

These changes may appear within weeks or years, depending on the cause. It can be the result of a multitude of conditions, many of which are serious.If you’re experiencing nail clubbing, make an appointment with your doctor.

Share This Story, Choose Your Platform!


Mesopen is an alternative form of mesotherapy. It helps the penetration of active substances, creating portals of entry into the skin barrier with the creation of controlled micronulls, thanks to its specially designed head (pen with 12 tiny titanium pins), without obvious skin injury. Through this mechanism of action, the penetration capacity of the active substances increases.



      *CyprusDermaClinic, stores and uses the information you place on this form for the exclusive purpose of communicating with us for your best service, in accordance with the Company’s Privacy Policy. Your data is NOT sent to third parties.
      * Η CyprusDermaClinic, αποθηκεύει και χρησιμοποιεί τις πληροφορίες που καταχωρείτε σε αυτό το έντυπο για αποκλειστικό σκοπό επικοινωνίας μαζί μας για την καλύτερη εξυπηρέτησή σας, σύμφωνα με την Πολιτική Απορρήτου της Εταιρείας. Τα δεδομένα σας ΔΕΝ στέλνονται σε τρίτους.