Congenital balloon digits in two neonates caused by constriction rings

Abstract

 Balloon digits were found in two neonates with congenital constriction ring syndrome. The affected digits were the right long finger and right great toe. They were surgically treated at the age of 10 and 9 days, respectively. Morphologic improvement was dramatic after surgery. In cases with extensive enlargement, severe cyanosis, redness, and no subsidence… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s003839900330

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@article{Nogami2000CongenitalBD, title={Congenital balloon digits in two neonates caused by constriction rings}, author={Hiroko Nogami and Hiroaki Ito and Kenshiro Arao and Tomoko Oki and Masahide Futamura}, journal={Pediatric Surgery International}, year={2000}, volume={16}, pages={533-535} }