digital deformity

digital deformity

acquired or congenital loss of normal structure or alignment of phalanges, at interphalangeal and/or metatarsophalangeal joints; non-fixed (flexible) digital deformity may be reduced by clinical padding or silicone orthodigita; fixed (non-reducible) digital deformity requires surgery to achieve reduction
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Acquired rotational digital deformity in children as a result of finger sucking.

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