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The Limbs 

The Limbs
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The Limbs
Author(s):

William Reardon

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780195300451.003.0011
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date: 01 June 2020

This chapter covers clinical signs relating to the limbs (Limb Asymmetry, Symmetric Short Limbs, Limb Reduction Defects, Localized Lumps on the Limb, Arthrogryposis Congenita, Joint Enlargement, Generalized Joint, Hypermobility, Small or Absent Patella, Pseudoarthrosis, Madelung Deformity) and, for each sign, gives information on how to recognize the sign, establishing a differential diagnosis, and investigations to consider. Relavent images are included for each sign.

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