Metacarpal synostosis

Known as: Fused long bones of hand, Synostosis involving metacarpal bones, Synostosis involving the metacarpal bones 
Fusion involving two or more metacarpal bones (A synostosis of the first metacarpal and the proximal phalanx of the thumb can also be observed, note… (More)
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2016
2016
Metacarpal synostosis following trauma is a very rare condition which has been reported in the medical literature only once… (More)
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2014
2014
Ectrodactyly is a rare developmental anomaly of the distal part of the forelimb. It is characterized by the presence of an… (More)
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2012
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2012
PURPOSE To describe a case series of congenital metacarpal synostosis treated with longitudinal osteotomy and bone graft… (More)
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2005
2005
Congenital metacarpal synostosis is a rare congenital anomaly in the hand, especially in our area. There were several reports of… (More)
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2003
2003
Congenital synostosis between the fourth and fifth metacarpals is a rare congenital anomaly. We present a case of type IIIB… (More)
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2001
2001
The current classification of metacarpal synostosis is based on the extent of the synostosis. The authors propose a new… (More)
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2001
2001
A 2-year-old girl sustained a crush injury to her right dominant hand caused by the fall of a heavy metal gate. Closed, minimally… (More)
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1998
1998
Fifteen hands with congenital metacarpal fusions were treated operatively by osteotomy combined either with the use of a silicone… (More)
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1997
1997
Three cases of congenital metacarpal synostosis are reported. Two had congenital synostosis between the fourth and fifth… (More)
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1993
1993
One hundred nine patients with metacarpal synostosis were examined to determine the best treatment for this condition. The fourth… (More)
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