Deformity due to amniotic bands

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

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Child with a shortened leg.

X-ray

There is fusion of the mid portion of the left fibula and tibia with bowing and shortening of both bones. There is abnormality within the left foot.

Case Discussion

These congenital features are in keeping with the sequelae of amniotic bands. 

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Case information

rID: 13167
Case created: 8th Mar 2011
Last edited: 17th Sep 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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