Left hand x-rays

Modality: X-ray

- “ This case illustrated features consistent with macrodystrophia lipomatosa, a rare nonhereditary congenital form of localized gigantism. ”

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  • Macrodystrophia lipomatosa - “ Macrodystrophia lipomatosa is a rare form of localized gigantism, and many terms have been used interchangeably, with resulting confusion. They in...”
  • Localized gigantism - “ Localized gigantism refers to focal enlargement of part of the body, and is always pathological. In contrast, generalized gigantism refers to inc...”
  • Macrodactyly - “ Macrodactyly is a descriptive term for isolated enlargement of some or all elements of a digit, whether of the hand or foot 1. Often it is equated...”

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