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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… 
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Background: Carpal coalition and metacarpal synostosis are uncommon congenital anomalies of the carpus and hand. Methods: A… 
2014
2014
Ectrodactyly is a rare developmental anomaly of the distal part of the forelimb. It is characterized by the presence of an… 
Review
2005
Review
2005
2005
2005
Congenital metacarpal synostosis is a rare congenital anomaly in the hand, especially in our area. There were several reports of… 
2003
2003
Congenital synostosis between the fourth and fifth metacarpals is a rare congenital anomaly. We present a case of type IIIB… 
2002
2002
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… 
2001
2001
&NA; The current classification of metacarpal synostosis is based on the extent of the synostosis. The authors propose a new… 
1993
1993
1988
1988
SummaryA case is reported in which a congenital metacarpal synostosis was corrected by splitting the synostosis and inserting an…