Postaxial Polydactyly

  • A N Aggrawal Department of Orthopaedics, University College of Medical Sciencesand Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, Delhi
  • Manoj Kumar Goyal Department of Orthopaedics, University College of Medical Sciencesand Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, Delhi
  • Rishi N Gupta Department of Orthopaedics, University College of Medical Sciencesand Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, Delhi

Abstract

We present a case of postaxial polydactyly with well formed six digits on left hand and seven digits
on right hand. Both conditions are rare and combination of these two conditions even rarer. The
patient also had supernumerary sixth right toe and cleft lip. Very few cases of postaxial polydactyly
are reported previously.
Key Words: cleft lip, polydactyly, postaxial, supranumerary toe, syndactyly

Published
2009-04-01
How to Cite
Aggrawal, A. N., Goyal, M. K., & Gupta, R. N. (2009). Postaxial Polydactyly. Journal of Nepal Medical Association, 48(174), 153-4. https://doi.org/10.31729/jnma.233
Section
Case Reports