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1) Hand & Wrist in Arthrogryposis
- Discussion:     - hands of wrists in arthrogryposis are marked by weak muscles, stiff MP & IP joints, adducted thumb, and flexed and ulnar-deviated wrist;     - hand that has pinch and grasp is best left untreated;     - sublimis release>     ...

2) Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita: (Amyoplasia)
- Discussion:     - musculoskeletal dz is characterized by congenital immobility of multiple joints.     - there may be as many as 10 to 20 specific arthrogrypotic disorders, all with similar joint manifestations;     - believed to be caused by oligohydrmnios &am...

3) Scoliosis in arthrogryposis multiplex congenita
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4) Management of hip dislocations in children with arthrogryposis
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5) Equinovarus deformity in arthrogryposis and myelomeningocele: evaluation
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6) Myelomeningocele Club Foot
- See: Myelomeningocele: - Discussion:     - most common foot deformity in myelomeningocele;     - teratological club-foot deformity in children w/ myelomeningocele is often more severe and more rigid than seen in          &n...

7) Myopathic Disorders
- See:   - EMG of Myopathic Disorders:   - Histological Features of Myopathy   - Neuropathic Disorders: - Diff Dx of Myopathic Disorders:   - Becker Muscular Dystrophy   - Congenital Myopathies   - Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy   - Facioscapulohumeral M...

8) Talipes Equinovarus / Clubfoot
- Discussion:     - congenital clubfoot is a structural foot deformity that is present at birth;     - there is in utero malalignment of the talocalcaneal, talonavicular and calcaneocuboid joints;     - articular malalignments are fixed by contracted joint cap...

9) References for the Talus
    - References: Fractures and Dislocations of the Talus  Talectomy for equinovarus deformity in myelodysplasia.  Talar impingement by the anteroinferior tibiofibular ligament. A cause of chronic pain in the ankle after inversion sprain.  Subtalar fusion for is...

10) Developmental Dislocation of the Hip
- Discussion:     - DDH involves displacement of the femoral head from the acetabulum (during the perinatal period)             which disrupts the normal development of the hip joint;     - DDH is estimated to occur in 1 - 1.5 cases per 1000 liv...

11) Neuropathic Disorders
- See:        - Myopathic Disorders        - Peripheral Neuropathies        - Demyelinating Disorders - Diff Dx of Neuropathic Dz:     - Axonal Neuropathies     - Demyelo Neuropathies     - Ch...

12) Orthopaedic Index: A
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13) Charcot Marie Tooth: (hereditary motor sensory neuropathy)
- Discussion:     - type I, type II, and type III are most common;     - type IV:           - is also referred to as Refsum disease;           - associated w/ excess phytanic acid;     - type V:     &nb...

14) Congenital Scoliosis and Vertebral Defects
- See:        - Crankshaft Phenomenon:        - Epiphysiodesis        - Hemivertebrae:        - Pathogenesis        - Spine Development        - Segmented Vertebrae:  ...

15) Congenital Trigger Thumb
- Discussion:     - stenosing tenosynovitis of the flexor pollicis longus in childhood is relatively uncommon condition which causes triggering, IP joint flexion contracture, and a flexor tendon nodule over the metacarpal head level (Notta's nodule);     - although prese...

16) Congenital Vertical Talus
- Discussion:     - irreducible dorsal dislocation of the navicular on the talus w/ fixed talo- navicular complex;     - deformity is usually severe and rigid, with the hind part of the foot locked in equinus angulation under the tibia and the fore part of foot pulled ...

17) Congenital Vertical Talus
- Discussion:     - irreducible dorsal dislocation of the navicular on the talus w/ fixed talo-navicular complex;     - CVT is a common cause of rigid flat foot, which can be isolated, or can occur with chromosomal abnormalities,       &nbs...

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