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Term:Mitten deformity
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Accession:HP:0004057 term browser browse the term
Definition:Fusion of the hands and feet by a thin membrane of skin (scarring) seen in forms of dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa and leading to a 'mitten' hand deformity.
Comment:Mitten deformity is also referred to as pseudosyndactyly, which should not be confused with true syndactyly (actual and complete fusion of fingers). Antenatally, pseudosyndactyly can be misinterpreted as syndactyly.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Pseudosyndactyly
 xref: UMLS:C1969236



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  Human phenotype 0
    Phenotypic abnormality 0
      Abnormality of limbs 0
        Abnormality of the upper limb 0
          Abnormality of the hand 0
            Abnormal hand morphology 0
              Mitten deformity 0
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