Hypoplasia of thumb

Known as: Thumb hypoplasia, Short thumbs, Thumb hypoplastic 
A congenital abnormality characterized by hypoplasia or absence of the thumb. It may be associated with other congenital abnormalities.

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1967-2017
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2013
2013
Thumb hypoplasia treatment requires considering every component of the maldevelopment. Types II and IIIA hypoplasia share common… (More)
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2008
2008
Congenital thumb hypoplasia is a complex and heterogeneous congenital difference that is detrimental to hand function. Apart from… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND Hand function is difficult to evaluate in young patients. It is helpful to assess young children after surgery for… (More)
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1998
1998
Syndactyly type I is an autosomal dominant condition with complete or partial webbing between the third and fourth fingers or the… (More)
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1998
1998
Reconstruction of a Blauth type-IIIB hypoplastic thumb with use of a free vascularized metatarsophalangeal joint was performed in… (More)
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1996
1996
One hundred thirteen hands exhibiting thumb polydactyly were treated and followed up for an average of 49 months. Of these, 109… (More)
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1987
1987
Attempts to study the genetics of human thumb polydactyly have been hampered by lack of awareness of the extremely varied… (More)
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1985
1985
Blauth has classified congenital hypoplasia of the thumb into five grades. Grade I requires no treatment. Grade II can be… (More)
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1984
1984
Seven individuals from 3 generations of a French-Canadian family had various combinations of acral, renal, and ocular defects… (More)
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1983
1983
A 13-year-old boy had his right second toe transplanted to his right hand to replace a hypoplastic thumb. The free transfer… (More)
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