Madelung Deformity - A Case Report with Literature Review.

  • Md. Rafiqul Islam Department of Neurology, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Dhaka
  • Mohammad Najim Uddin Department of Neurology, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Dhaka
  • Hasan Zahidur Rahman Department of Neurology, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Dhaka
Keywords: Wrist Joint, Deformity, Bilateral, Madelung

Abstract

Madelung deformity (MD) is a rare autosomaldominant disordercharacterized by epiphyseal growth plate disturbance in distal ulnar sidewhereina progressive ulnar and volar tilt of itsarticular surface occurs in associationwith a dorsal subluxation of the distalulna.Diagnosis of the diseaseis by correlation of clinical data with radiological findings and genetic transmission.In this study, radiographic findings ofa 16 years old female patient progressive bilateral wrist joint deformity and bowing of distal end of forearm without significant functional impairment and systemic complaints and diagnosed as Primary Madelung deformity, is reported.

Bangladesh Journal of Neuroscience 2011; Vol. 27 (2) : 101-104

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3329/bjn.v27i2.17577

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2014-01-06
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Islam, M., Uddin, M., & Rahman, H. (2014). Madelung Deformity - A Case Report with Literature Review. Bangladesh Journal of Neuroscience, 27(2), 101-104. https://doi.org/10.3329/bjn.v27i2.17577
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Case Reports