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Ainhum

Known as: Ainhum [Disease/Finding], Spontaneous Dactylolyses, Spontaneous Dactylolysis 
Spontaneous autoamputation of a digit, usually the fifth toe. It results from the formation of a fibrotic band which constricts the full radius of… Expand
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2010
2010
Background  Vohwinkel syndrome or keratoderma hereditaria mutilans is a rare autosomal dominant palmoplantar keratosis which… Expand
2006
2006
A 23-year-old young woman presented with recurrent episodes of painful bruising along with linear erosions on the accessible… Expand
1995
1995
Vohwinkel syndrome or hereditary mutilating keratodermatitis is a rare condition producing palmo-plantar hyperkeratosis and… Expand
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1986
1986
Ainhum (dactylolysis spontanea) is a poorly understood disease characterized by spontaneous autoamputation of the fifth toe. Its… Expand
1981
1981
Abstract Peripheral limb arteriography in five limbs in four patients with ainhum showed a consistent abnormality of the blood… Expand
Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Summary: A retrospective clinical study is presented which is based on 133 patients with uncontrolled temporal lobe seizures who… Expand
1976
1976
ABSTRACT: Ainhum is a rare constricting band disease, usually affecting digits and resulting in spontaneous amputation. Prompt… Expand
1975
1975
Tnis curious disease is alluded to at page 20 of the " Scheinc for obtaining a better knowledge of the Endemic Skin Diseases of… Expand
Review
1965
Review
1965
  • S. G. Browne
  • The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British…
  • 1965
  • Corpus ID: 39948885
The distinctive clinical characteristics of ainhum conforming to classical descriptions, as seen in 100 patients in Central and… Expand
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1942
1942
Ainhum, which was first fully described by da Silva Lima,1in 1867, has been observed not only as a clinical entity but also… Expand