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Disease Amniotic Band Syndrome

Name Amniotic Band Syndrome
Synonyms Amniotic Band | Amniotic Bands | Amputation, Intrauterine | Amputations, Intrauterine | Annular Groove | Annular Grooves | Band, Amniotic | Bands, Amniotic | Constriction, Intrauterine Ring | Constrictions, Intrauterine Ring | Groove, Annular | Grooves, Annular | Intrauterine Amputation | Intrauterine Amputations | Intrauterine Ring Constriction | Intrauterine Ring Constrictions | Ring Constriction, Intrauterine | Ring Constrictions, Intrauterine | Streeter Syndrome | Syndrome, Amniotic Band | Syndrome, Streeter
Definition A disorder present in the newborn infant in which constriction rings or bands, causing soft tissue depressions, encircle digits, extremities, or limbs and sometimes the neck, thorax, or abdomen. They may be associated with intrauterine amputations.
Categories Infant-newborn disease
MeSH® ID D000652

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DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Infant, Newborn, Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Amniotic Band Syndrome

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Amniotic Band Syndrome
  Amniotic Band Sequence
  Amputation, Congenital
  Terminal Transverse Defects of Arm