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Thumb aplasia

Known as: Absent thumb, Absent thumbs, Aplasia of the thumb 
Absent thumb, i.e., the absence of both phalanges of a thumb and the associated soft tissues. [HPO:probinson, pmid:19125433]
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2011
2011
X‐linked VACTERL‐hydrocephalus syndrome (X‐linked VACTERL‐H) is a rare disorder caused by mutations in the gene FANCB which… Expand
2005
2005
Background: Hand function is difficult to evaluate in young patients. It is helpful to assess young children after surgery for… Expand
2000
2000
The recent finding that a subset of patients with Rothmund-Thomson syndrome (RTS) have mutations of a helicase gene has prompted… Expand
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Retinoic acid has long been used to induce limb reductions defects in experimental animal studies. No limb malformations, however… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Intravenous cyclophosphamide was administered for severe exacerbation of systemic lupus erythematosus to a patient not known to… Expand
1984
1984
Although Poland's syndrome is classically considered to consist of simple syndactyly, limb hypoplasia, and ipsilateral pectoral… Expand
1983
1983
Between 1962 and 1980, 30 pollicizations of the index finger for congenital absence of the thumb were performed. None of the 30… Expand
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
We describe a girl born to a mother who took birth control pills and antihistamines during the first trimester of pregnancy… Expand
Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
  • D. Buck-Gramcko
  • The Orthopedic clinics of North America
  • 1977
  • Corpus ID: 31508290
In traumatic loss or congenital aplasia of the thumb, transposition of a digit on its neurovascular pedicle is the preferable… Expand
1971
1971
1. A family is reported in which tibial aplasia with polydactyly of hands and feet and absent thumbs occurred in a father and… Expand
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