Cleft hand without absence of a finger.

@article{Ogino1988CleftHW,
  title={Cleft hand without absence of a finger.},
  author={Toshihiko Ogino and H. Ogata H. Kato},
  journal={Handchirurgie, Mikrochirurgie, plastische Chirurgie : Organ der Deutschsprachigen Arbeitsgemeinschaft fur Handchirurgie : Organ der Deutschsprachigen Arbeitsgemeinschaft fur Mikrochirurgie der Peripheren Nerven und Gefasse : Organ der V...},
  year={1988},
  volume={20 4},
  pages={184-8}
}
Cleft hand implies a central longitudinal defect. In this paper, six cases of cleft hand with a normal number of digits are reported. Such clefts are less severe than those in which fingers are missing. In our cases, associated anomalies of the upper extremities were cutaneous syndactyly and a more severe cleft hand with an absent finger. Those of the lower extremities were polydactyly, syndactyly, and cleft foot. The clinical features of cleft hand with a normal digital count were similar to… CONTINUE READING

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