Deformity due to amniotic bands

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard


Child with a shortened leg.


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
Published: 8th Mar 2011
Last edited: 18th Jun 2018
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