symbrachydactyly


symbrachydactyly
A congenital abnormality of the hand, characterized by missing or malformed fingers.

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  • Symbrachydactyly — is a congenital abnormality, characterized by limb anomalies consisting of brachydactyly, cutaneous syndactyly and global hypoplasia of the hand or, rarely, foot. [Citation last = Mathijssen first = I.B. last2 = Cossey first2 = V. last3 = Fryns… …   Wikipedia

  • symbrachydactyly — Condition in which abnormally short fingers are joined or webbed in their proximal portions. [sym + G. brachys, short, + daktylos, finger] * * * sym·brachy·dac·ty·ly (sim brak″e dakґtə le) [Gr. syn together + brachys short + daktylos… …   Medical dictionary

  • Cleft hand — Cleft hand, also known as lobster claw hand or split hand,[1] is a rare form of a congenital disorder in which the development of the hand is disturbed. It is a type I failure of formation – longitudinal arrest.[2] The central ray of the hand is… …   Wikipedia

  • Finger — For other uses, see Finger (disambiguation). Fingers of the human left hand. A finger is a limb of the human body and a type of digit, an organ of manipulation and sensation found in the hands of humans and other primates …   Wikipedia

  • Pectoralis muscle absence with syndactyly — A unique pattern of one sided malformations characterized by a defect of the chest (pectoralis) muscle on one side of the body and webbing of the fingers (cutaneous syndactyly) of the ipsilateral hand (the hand on the same side). Often called… …   Medical dictionary

  • Poland anomaly — A unique pattern of one sided malformations characterized by a defect of the chest (pectoralis) muscle on one side of the body and webbing of the fingers (cutaneous syndactyly) of the ipsilateral hand (the hand on the same side). Often called… …   Medical dictionary

  • Poland sequence — A unique pattern of one sided malformations characterized by a defect of the chest (pectoralis) muscle on one side of the body and webbing of the fingers (cutaneous syndactyly) of the ipsilateral hand (the hand on the same side). Often called… …   Medical dictionary

  • Poland syndactyly — A unique pattern of one sided malformations characterized by a defect of the chest (pectoralis) muscle on one side of the body and webbing of the fingers (cutaneous syndactyly) of the ipsilateral hand (the hand on the same side). Often called… …   Medical dictionary

  • Poland syndrome — A developmental disorder of the chest wall involving a unique pattern of one sided malformations characterized by a defect (absence or underdevelopment) of the main chest muscle (the pectoralis major) on one side of the body and webbing of the… …   Medical dictionary

  • Syndactyly, Poland — A unique pattern of one sided malformations characterized by a defect of the chest (pectoralis) muscle on one side of the body and webbing of the fingers (cutaneous syndactyly) of the ipsilateral hand (the hand on the same side). Often called… …   Medical dictionary


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