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What is Radial ray agenesis?

What is Radial ray agenesis?

  • Radial ray agenesis: A rare birth defect where the radius (forearm) bone and all of the bones involved with the thumb are absent. There may be a partial or complete absence of these bones. Teratogens have been associated with these sort of birth defects.

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

Radial ray agenesis: Introduction

Types of Radial ray agenesis:

Broader types of Radial ray agenesis:

What causes Radial ray agenesis?

Causes of Radial ray agenesis: see causes of Radial ray agenesis

What are the symptoms of Radial ray agenesis?

Symptoms of Radial ray agenesis: see symptoms of Radial ray agenesis

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Radial ray agenesis: Medical Geneticist, Neonatologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Radial ray agenesis.
Treatments for Radial ray agenesis: see treatments for Radial ray agenesis

Name of Radial ray agenesis

Main name of condition: Radial ray agenesis


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