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A case of familial syndactyly associated with eye and dental abnormalities

Mills, Janith K., MPAS, PA-C, DFAAPA; Wheeler, Lesley, MPH; Oishi, Scott N., MD

Journal of the American Academy of PAs: December 2015 - Volume 28 - Issue 12 - p 40–43
doi: 10.1097/01.JAA.0000471611.99902.fe
Case Report

ABSTRACT Syndactyly occurs in 1 in 2,000 live births and is more common in white children. This article describes a patient with syndactyly and additional abnormalities indicating oculodentodigital dysplasia.

Janith K. Mills practices at the Charles E. Seay, Jr., Hand Center at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children in Dallas, Tex. Lesley Wheeler is the center's research coordinator. Scott N. Oishi is the center's staff hand surgeon, and is an associate professor in the departments of orthopedic surgery and plastic surgery at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. The authors have disclosed no potential conflicts of interest, financial or otherwise.

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