Ainhum Disease. Auto-amputation of digits
[OCOSH Code: D000387 68921007 M89.5 BD_BR_ANH]
Summary: The distinctive clinical characteristics of ainhum conforming to classical descriptions, as
seen in 100 patients in Central and West Africa, are briefly reviewed, special emphasis being
laid on those features that serve to differentiate ainhum from other conditions that may in some respects resemble it.
J Bone Joint Surg Br. 1965 Feb;47:52-5....
Added: Sat Oct 03 2009