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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1967-2017
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2017
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2017
  • Gilles Dautel
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Congenital thumb anomalies are common and have a major impact given the specific functional role of the thumb. They may occur… (More)
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2015
2015
Although congenital thumb absence has been reported frequently in humans, their occurrence in macaques is rare. We observed three… (More)
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2015
2015
PURPOSE To investigate the distinguishing morphological characteristics of children with radial longitudinal deficiency (RLD) in… (More)
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2014
2014
OBJECTIVES To report on six independent and isolated cases demonstrating thumb aplasia as an essentially limb-specific phenotype… (More)
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2012
2012
Sonic Hedgehog (SHH) within the posteriorly located zone of polarizing activity is the main controller of the antero-posterior… (More)
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1992
1992
A patient is described who presented with severe congenital anemia, hydrops fetalis, immune disorder, and absent thumbs. No toxic… (More)
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Review
1977
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1977
This survey shows that there are at least 6 autosomal and 2 gonosomal aberrations which may produce specific types of limb… (More)
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