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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… 
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2011
2010
2010
Background  Vohwinkel syndrome or keratoderma hereditaria mutilans is a rare autosomal dominant palmoplantar keratosis which… 
Review
2010
Review
2010
Palmoplantar keratoderma (PPK) may concur with congenital alopecia (CA) in various genodermatoses. We report on a 10‐year‐old… 
Review
2007
Review
2007
Pseudo‐ainhum is an auto‐amputation of the digits. Although extremely rare, it is a traumatic and painful experience that can be… 
2006
2006
A 23-year-old young woman presented with recurrent episodes of painful bruising along with linear erosions on the accessible… 
1986
1986
Ainhum (dactylolysis spontanea) is a poorly understood disease characterized by spontaneous autoamputation of the fifth toe. Its… 
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… 
1976
1976
ABSTRACT: Ainhum is a rare constricting band disease, usually affecting digits and resulting in spontaneous amputation. Prompt… 
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…