club hand


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club·hand

(klŭb'hand),
Congenital or acquired angulation deformity of the hand associated with partial or complete absence of radius or ulna; usually with intrinsic deformities in the hand in congenital variants.

club hand

A congenital deformity of the hand characterised by shortening—or absence—of the radius, carpal bones and radial rays (including thumb), which may be accompanied by bowing of the ulna.

club·hand

, club hand (klŭb'hand)
Congenital or acquired angulation deformity of the hand associated with partial or complete absence of the radius or ulna; usually with intrinsic deformities in the hand in congenital variants.
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Preliminary softtissue distraction using an external fixator in radial club hand.
The recurrence rate after radial club hand surgery in long term follow up.
Radial club hand: a continuing study of sixty-eight patients with one hundred and seventeen club hand.
Methods: This study was conducted at the Shifa International Hospital, Islamabad, Pakistan, from 2009 to 2015, and comprised patients with radial club hands operated by a single consultant plastic surgeon.
Results: Twelve radial club hands of 9 patients treated successfully during the study period showed good to excellent results.
There were 9 patients with 12 radial club hands in the study.

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