Kirner deformity

Case contributed by Dr Michael Sargent
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The distal phalanx of both 5th digits is centrally lucent with palmar and radial deviation. Features are characteristic of Kirner deformity.

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The distal phalanx of the left 5th digit is centrally lucent with palmar and radial deviation. Features are characteristic of Kirner deformity.

Case Discussion

Characteristic appearance of Kirner deformity.

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Case information

rID: 6040
Published: 10th Apr 2009
Last edited: 24th Feb 2018
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