Current Pediatric Research

- Current Pediatric Research (2011) Volume 15, Issue 2

Case report: Congenital absence of tibia - Type 2

Congenital tibial absence is a rare anomaly causing shortening and varus deformity of the lower extremity. It may present as an isolated anomaly or be associated with a variety of skeletal and extra skeletal malformations. We describe a newborn baby with congenital ab-sence of right tibia (type 2) and Patent ductus arteriosus.

Author(s): Rojo Joy, Femitha P, Bahubali D Gane, Adhisivam B, Vishnu Bhat B

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