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Case report


Occurrence of polymelia in a female child.

Satyajeet VermaManish KhannaV N TripathiN C Yadav
Departments of Surgery, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, and 3Radiodiagnosis, M.R.A. Medical College, Ambedkar Nagar, Uttar Pradesh, India
Date of Submission: 07-Oct-2012, Date of Acceptance: 19-Feb-2013, Date of Web Publication: 30-Apr-2013.
Corresponding Author:
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Satyajeet Verma

Department of Surgery, M.R.A. Medical College, Ambedkar Nagar, Uttar Pradesh, India.
E-mail: vsatyajeet@rediffmail.com

Corresponding Author:
Corresponding Author

Satyajeet Verma

Department of Surgery, M.R.A. Medical College, Ambedkar Nagar, Uttar Pradesh, India.
E-mail: vsatyajeet@rediffmail.com

DOI: 10.4103/2156-7514.111235 Facebook Twitter Google Linkedin

ABSTRACT


We report a rare case of polymelia in a 6-month-old female child who presented with developed lower limbs and an additional underdeveloped left lower limb.
Keywords: Anatomy, Infant, Polymelia, Radiology

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