Tibial Longitudinal Deficiency : Case Report and Literature Review

@inproceedings{Alhuwaykim2016TibialLD,
  title={Tibial Longitudinal Deficiency : Case Report and Literature Review},
  author={Mohammed Alhuwaykim and Hussain Binamir and Ahmed Alsadah and Ayman Alhwaykem and Fatimah and Abdulkareem Bin Amer and Maryam Alhajji and Narjes Alismail},
  year={2016}
}
Tibial longitudinal deficiency (TLD) is a rare congenital anomaly with an estimated incidence of 1 per 1,000,000 live births. This congenital defect can affect unilateral limb, which is more common, or it can present as bilateral defect of the tibiae. Interindividual variability in the expression of the phenotype and inheritance with reduced penetrance has been reported. It may occur purely as an isolated anomaly of the tibia or it might associate with various skeletal and extra-skeletal… CONTINUE READING

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