synpolydactyly

synpolydactyly

 [sin-pol″e-dak´tĭ-le]
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syn·pol·y·dac·ty·ly

(sin'pol-ē-dak'ti-lē),
Associated syndactyly and polydactyly.
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Category 3 Anomalies Number % Storage disorder 1 Ventricular hypertrophy with 1 placental haematoma Ventricular hypertrophy 1 Cleft palate and lip 1 Synpolydactyly 1 Lymphangioma 1 Total 6 12.2 Table 5.
In humans syndactyly is associated with a mutation in the HoxD-13 gene in a syndrome called synpolydactyly, where bone fusions and duplications in hands and feet occur [9].
A 117 kb microdeletion removing HOXD9, HOXD13 and EVX2 causes synpolydactyly. Am J Hum Genet2002; 70: 547-555.
Although complete duplication of an entire digit can occur, central polydactyly is often hidden within a syndactyly and referred to as synpolydactyly. Hence, radiographic evaluations of patients with syndactyly are important in identifying these variations of central polydactyly.