Congenital anomalies of hand (Classification)

Congenital anomalies of hand (Classification)

Congenital anomalies of the hand have been classified under the following headings International Federation of Societies for Surgery of Hand Failure of formation of parts Failure of differentiation of parts Duplication Over-growth Under-growth Constriction bands Generalized skeletal abnormalities Failure of formation of parts a. Transverse arrest Can be anywhere between shoulder and phalanx Commonly : […]

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 Congenital absence of radius

Congenital absence of radius

Congenital absence of radius is also called Radial Club Hand Varying severity depends upon the amount of radial anlage present congenitally It represents a longitudinal failure of formation along the preaxial or radial border during the growth period. See also: Congenital anomalies of the hand Congenital absence of radius is associated with Fanconi syndrome Holt-Oram […]

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