hyperphalangism

hyperphalangism

 [hi″per-fal´an-jizm]
the presence of a supernumerary phalanx on a finger or toe.
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hy·per·pha·lan·gism

(hī'pĕr-fă-lan'jizm),
Presence of a supernumerary phalanx in a finger or toe.
Synonym(s): polyphalangism
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hyperphalangism

(hī′pər-fə-lăn′jĭz′əm, -fā-)
n.
The presence of a supernumerary phalanx or phalanges in a finger or toe.
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A new multiple congenital anomaly, mental retardation syndrome with preaxial brachydactyly, hyperphalangism, deafness and orodental anomalies.
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