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Madelung deformity

Disease definition

Madelung disease, or deformity (MD) is a predominantly bilateral wrist anomaly characterized by shortened and bowed radii and long ulnae leading to dorsal dislocation of the distal ulna and limited mobility of the wrist and elbow.

ORPHA:35688

Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Multigenic/multifactorial 
  • Age of onset: Childhood
  • ICD-10: Q74.0
  • OMIM: 127300
  • UMLS: C0152441
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: 10007700
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