Polydactyly

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Deformity since birth, now impeding writing.

Patient Data

Age: Child
X-ray

The thumb has an additional three phalanx digit arising medial to it consistent with polydactyly.

Case Discussion

Pre-axial polydactyly with an additional digit associated with the thumb.

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Case information

rID: 10382
Published: 9th Aug 2010
Last edited: 2nd Dec 2020
Tag: hand
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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