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What is Madelung deformity?

What is Madelung deformity?

  • Madelung deformity: The abnormal growth of the end of the forearm bone (radius) which results in wrist pain and deformity. The severity of the disorder is variable with only severe cases requiring surgical intervention.

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Madelung deformity as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Madelung deformity: Introduction

Types of Madelung deformity:

Broader types of Madelung deformity:

What causes Madelung deformity?

Causes of Madelung deformity: see causes of Madelung deformity

What are the symptoms of Madelung deformity?

Symptoms of Madelung deformity: see symptoms of Madelung deformity

Madelung deformity: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Madelung deformity.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Madelung deformity.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Madelung deformity: Orthopedic Surgeon ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Madelung deformity.
Treatments for Madelung deformity: see treatments for Madelung deformity
Research for Madelung deformity: see research for Madelung deformity

Name of Madelung deformity

Main name of condition: Madelung deformity


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