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Polydactyly MeSH Descriptor Data 2021


MeSH Heading
Polydactyly
Tree Number(s)
C05.660.585.600
C16.131.621.585.600
Unique ID
D017689
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D017689
Annotation
do not confuse with SYNDACTYLY; coord IM with FINGERS /‌abnorm (IM) or TOES /‌abnorm (IM); SHORT RIB-POLYDACTYLY SYNDROME is also available
Scope Note
A congenital anomaly of the hand or foot, marked by the presence of supernumerary digits.
Entry Term(s)
Hyperdactyly
Polydactylia
Polydactylism
Previous Indexing
Fingers/abnormalities (1966-1993)
Toes/abnormalities (1966-1993)
See Also
Syndactyly
Public MeSH Note
94
History Note
94
Date Established
1994/01/01
Date of Entry
1992/12/28
Revision Date
2012/07/03
Polydactyly Preferred
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