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7 Possible Causes for Pseudoainhum of Fifth Toes

  • Palmoplantar Keratosis

    , characterized as pseudoainhum, leading to autoamputation of the fifth finger due to circulatory impairment; starfish-shaped hyperkeratotic lesions on the extensor surfaces[intechopen.com] […] originally described Vohwinkel syndrome, because of mutations in connexin 26 gene, shows: palmoplantar honeycomb hyperkeratosis; constricting fibrous bands encircling fingers or toes[intechopen.com]

  • Ichthyosis

    We describe the first suchcase in a 25-year-old woman who presented witha painful constricting band of the fifth toe.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We alsodescribe her treatment course, which consisted ofa failed z-plasty, the traditional therapeutic optionfor acute pseudoainhum, and report the success ofsubsequent full[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Lamellar Ichthyosis

    We describe a 41-year-old man with classic lamellar ichthyosis with unusual eye changes and pseudoainhum of both the fifth and the third right toes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Dactylolysis Spontanea

    toe [1].[austinpublishinggroup.com] Ainhum is an idiopathic disease involving the fifth toes of black people mainly in tropical zones. [1] Although there are various congenital and acquired causes, pseudoainhum[ijpd.in] Ainhum is defined by a constricting band around a digit and is most common in tropic and subtropic latitudes occurring around the fifth toe or toes of people accustomed to[mhmedical.com]

  • Pseudoainhum

    toe.[jrheum.org] The case study also includes pseudoainhum on both fifth toes.[scielo.br] Ainhum is an idiopathic disease involving the fifth toes of black people mainly in tropical zones. [1] Although there are various congenital and acquired causes, pseudoainhum[ijpd.in]

  • Thost-Unna Palmoplantar Keratoderma

    The case study also includes pseudoainhum on both fifth toes.[scielo.br] , characterized as pseudoainhum, leading to autoamputation of the fifth finger due to circulatory impairment; starfish-shaped hyperkeratotic lesions on the extensor surfaces[intechopen.com] The authors describe other hereditary palmoplantar keratodermas that may also present with pseudoainhum, and demonstrate the basic clinical criteria that they share.[scielo.br]

  • Ichthyosis - Oral and Digital Anomalies Syndrome

    toe at Metatarso-phalangeal joint, (b) After 24 weeks of acitretin therapy showing improvement in pseudoainhum, (c) After 1 year showing complete reversal of pseudoainhum[ijdvl.com] Click here to view The term ainhum is applied to a painful constricting band, classically around the base of the fifth toe, in adults, which may involve only the skin, or[ijdvl.com] […] and d) After acitretin therapy showing resolution of ichthyosis and hyperkeratosis Click here to view Figure 4: (a) Before treatment with acitretin: Pseudo-ainhum of left fifth[ijdvl.com]

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