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Saturday, April 19, 2014
Inherited Disorders and Birth Defects
What can eventually be done about polydactyly?
It depends on the type and extent of polydactyly. In many cases surgery is done. This is a good question to ask a surgeon as to what the treatment would be.
Anne Matthews, RN, PhD
Associate Professor of Genetics
School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University