hexadactylism

hex·a·dac·ty·ly

, hexadactylism (hek'să-dak'ti-lē, -lizm),
The presence of six fingers or six toes on one or both hands or feet.
[hexa- + G. daktylos, finger]

hex·a·dac·ty·ly

, hexadactylism (hek'să-dak'ti-lē, -lizm)
The presence of six fingers or six toes on one or both hands or feet.
[hexa- + G. daktylos, finger]

hexadactylism

(hĕks″ă-dăk′tĭl-ĭzm) [″ + daktylos, finger, + -ismos, condition]
The presence of six fingers or six toes on one hand or foot.
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The `clients' are becoming increasingly difficult: they refuse to accept the slightest abnormality, such as a harelip (3) or hexadactylism, which can be repaired by surgery in exchange for a few scars.