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Congenital Absence of Both Lower Leg and Foot

Bilateral Congenital Absence of Both Lower Leg and Foot


Presentation

  • Q72.10 Congenital absence of unspecified thigh and lower leg with foot present Q72.11 Congenital absence of right thigh and lower leg with foot present Q72.12 Congenital absence of left thigh and lower leg with foot present Q72.2 Congenital absence of[icd10data.com]
  • present Q72.11 Congenital absence of right thigh and lower leg with foot present Q72.12 Congenital absence of left thigh and lower leg with foot present Q72.13 Congenital absence of thigh and lower leg with foot present, bilateral Q72.2 Congenital absence[codelay.com]
  • Q72.10 Congenital absence of unspecified thigh and lower leg with foot present Q72.11 Congenital absence of right thigh and lower leg with foot present Q72.12 Congenital absence of left thigh and lower leg with foot present Q72.13 Congenital absence[icd10coded.com]
  • […] absence of right thigh and lower leg with foot present Q72.12 - Congenital absence of left thigh and lower leg with foot present Q72.13 - Congenital absence of thigh and lower leg with foot present, bilateral ICD-10-CM Siblings (same level / similar[emedcodes.com]
Gingival Swelling
  • A 33-year-old male farmer with progressive gingival swelling and bleeding Husn Frayha, Taghi Azizi, Alireza Sadeghipour, Aliasghar Roohi, and Yalda Nilipour pp. 262–262 Full text PDF Diagnosis: Oral leishmaniasis Husn Frayha, Taghi Azizi, Alireza Sadeghipour[annsaudimed.net]

Treatment

  • Babies with birth defects often need special care and treatments. The treatments may include surgery, medicines, assistive devices, and therapies. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Intersex (Medical Encyclopedia) [ Read More ][icdlist.com]
  • Ankle Orthosis (AO): A orthosis utilized for the treatment of disorders only involving the ankle. Ankle/Foot Orthosis (AFO): A orthosis utilized for the treatment of disorders of the ankle and foot below the knee joint.[premierprosthetics.com]
  • The staged nature of treatments requires ongoing monitoring and care to determine optimal timing for each phase and determine if treatments are working as planned.[chop.edu]
  • Surgical removal is the usual treatment. A check should be made for other deformities. Syndactyly (web toes) - needs no treatment but check for other deformities.[patient.info]
  • TREATMENT: Treatment must be individualized based on the severity of the deformity and on the presence or absence of associated deformities.[gait.aidi.udel.edu]

Prognosis

  • In case of syndromic presentation, prognosis depends on the nature of the associated anomalies. (Source: Orphanet) Link: Fibular hemimelia[dysnet.org]
  • Prognosis Because postaxial hypoplasia of the lower extremity represents such a wide range of abnormalities with varying degrees of involvement, no simple statement can be made regarding the patient's prognosis.[emedicine.medscape.com]
  • Prognosis A congenital limb deficiency has a profound effect on the life of the child and his or her parents.[healthofchildren.com]
  • Welten GM, Schouten O, Chonchol M, Hoeks SE, Bax JJ, Van Domburg RT, Poldermans D., 2009, Prognosis of patients with peripheral arterial disease, J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 2009 Feb;50(1):109-21. Circulation Foundation. Intermittent Claudication.[physio-pedia.com]
  • Prognosis A congenital limb deficiency has a profound effect on the life of the child and parents. However, occupational therapy can help the child learn to accomplish many tasks.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

Etiology

  • Certain conditions have both an underlying etiology and multiple body system manifestations due to the underlying etiology.[icd10coded.com]
  • ETIOLOGY/HISTORY: Congenital longitudinal deficiency of the fibula (CLDF) is the most common congenital defect involving the long bones. Males are affected twice as much as females. The precise etiology remains unknown.[gait.aidi.udel.edu]
  • The etiology and treatment of congenital dislocation of the knee. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 1967;49(1):112-120. 7. Haga N, Nakamura S, Sakaguchi R, Yanagisako Y, Taniguchi K, Iwaya T.[consultant360.com]
  • Its etiology is obscure in many cases; however, some factors have been associated with it in the newborn, which include vascular injury and embolism.[njcponline.com]
  • Quantification of proteinuria with urinary protein to osmolality ratios in children with and without renal insufficiency Nakisa Hooman, Hassan Otoukesh, Hamid Safaii, Mitra Mehrazma, and Shokrolah Yousefi pp. 215–218 Abstract Full text PDF Abstract A morpho-etiological[annsaudimed.net]

Epidemiology

  • Related to Disuse of muscle Metabolic syndrome Pathology Skin biopsy: Reduced epidermal axon density Nerve biopsy Reduced numbers of small & large axons Inflammation: Epineurial vessels in some patients with severe pain & absent SNAPs 10 Epidemiology[neuromuscular.wustl.edu]
  • , SA Al Awadi, and KK Naguib pp. 219–227 Abstract Full text PDF Abstract Giant prosthetic reinforcement of the visceral sac: the Stoppa groin hernia repair in 234 patients Hemmat Maghsoudi and Ali Pourzand pp. 228–232 Abstract Full text PDF Abstract Epidemiology[annsaudimed.net]
  • Hefti F, Bollini G, Dungl P, Fixsen J, Grill F, Ippolito E, Romanus B, Tudisco C, Wientroub S (2000) Congenital pseudarthrosis of the tibia: history, etiology, classification, and epidemiologic data.[link.springer.com]
  • Epidemiology Postaxial hypoplasia of the lower extremity is rare and has variable expression, ranging from mild deformity (which the patient may never notice) to severe deformity.[emedicine.medscape.com]
  • The ICD is the international standard diagnostic classification for all general epidemiological, many health management purposes and clinical use.[embryology.med.unsw.edu.au]
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Pathophysiology

  • A Review of Pathophysiology, Classification, and Treatment of Foot Ulcers in Diabetic Patients. Clinical Diabetes, Vol 27, no 2, pp 52-58. Barmparas G, Inaba K, Teixeira PG, Dubose JJ, Criscuoli M, Talving P, Plurad D, Green D, Demetriades D.[physio-pedia.com]
  • Back to Top Pathophysiology Neurotrophic Ulcers The development of neurotrophic foot ulcers in patients with diabetes mellitus has several components, including neuropathy, biomechanical pressure, and vascular supply.[clevelandclinicmeded.com]

Prevention

  • Treatable - 0% Emergent - ED Care Needed - Preventable/Avoidable - 0% Emergent - ED Care Needed - Not Preventable/Avoidable - 0% Primary diagnosis of injury 0% Primary diagnosis of mental health problems 0% Primary diagnosis of substance abuse 0% Primary[codelay.com]
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Intersex (Medical Encyclopedia) [ Read More ][icdlist.com]
  • Metabolic defects prevent the body from properly breaking down food to create energy.[m.kidshealth.org]
  • Once the pain has subsided, exercise can be resumed, but it must be built up gradually to prevent a recurrence.[medicalnewstoday.com]
  • Treating hereditary spastic paraplegia It isn't possible to prevent, slow or reverse hereditary spastic paraplegia, but some of the symptoms can be managed so that day-to-day activities become easier.[nhs.uk]

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