Bifid femur

Known as: Notched thighbone, Split thighbone 
A bifid or bifurcated appearance of the femur as seen on x-rays, possible appearing as a more or less severe bowing of the upper leg. Might be… (More)
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1976-2017
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2017
2017
A full-term, 24-day-old male newborn was admitted with deformed left pelvic limb. He was born of a nonconsanguineous couple… (More)
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2005
2005
Two patients with bifurcation of one femur, ipsilateral absence of tibia and one partially formed tibia, or bilateral absent… (More)
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1999
1999
We report on a child with bifid femur, absent tibiae, hypoplastic hallux, bilateral club feet, congenital heart defects, and… (More)
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1989
1989
Two unrelated families are presented, each with 2 affected offspring with bifid femur, absent tibia, and ectrodactyly. The… (More)
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1980
1980
Two brothers each had one normal upper limb; one had tridactylous ectrodactyly of one hand with normal forearm bones; the other… (More)
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1976
1976
Two identical and unusual cases of congenital bifid femur are described. Both cases were successfully rehabilitated after simple… (More)
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