Proximal focal femoral deficiency

Case contributed by Dr Kewal Arunkumar Mistry


Shortening of both lower limbs since birth.

Patient Data

Age: 6 days
Gender: Male

Small and dysplastic bilateral femurs with shortening of lower limbs which is more marked on left side.

Diagnosis of bilateral Proximal focal femoral deficiency was made (class B on right side and class C on left side).


Both lower limbs were shortened (more on left side) with malformed toes.

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Case information

rID: 34970
Published: 20th Mar 2015
Last edited: 4th Aug 2020
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