Madelung's deformity and dyschondrosteosis

Richard H. Gelberman, Thomas Bauman

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Abstract

Madelung's deformity may be a manifestation of a hereditable autosomal dominant mesomelia known as dyschondrosteosis. All male patients with Madelung's deformity have been noted to have the complete syndrome. We present a case of Madelung's deformity, dyschondrosteosis, and ligamentous laxity in a Negro male, and stress the importance of the complete evaluation and genetic counseling of such patients.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)338-340
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Hand Surgery
Volume5
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1980
Externally publishedYes

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