Radial Club Hand

Radial Club Hand :

*Longitudnal deficiency of radius
*Mostly a bilateral deofrmity
*Wrist is in marked radial deviation
*Partial or whole of radius is absent
*Thumb , scaphoid and trapezium might show diminished growth

Syndromic Associations :

1. TAR Syndrome : 
T – Thrombocytopenia
AR – Absent Radius

Fanconi’s anemia
Atrial septal defect
Radial club hand

3. VATER Syndrome : 
V – Vertebral anomalies
A – Anal atresia
TE – Tracheo esophageal fistula
R – Renal and Radial dysplasia



Radial Club hand
Radial Club hand

Dr. Tushar Mehta

MBBS , DNB (Ortho), MNAMS, PGDCR, http://www.facebook.com/orthopaedicsplus.in