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A 29-year-old male asked about a female:

Hi, my twin baby girls born 5 days back. one baby is missing fibula bone and one finger in her right leg. moreover, the tibia bone is also not straight and it has caused the right leg be around 5 cm shorter than left one. please advise if treatable?

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 38 years experience
A Pediatric Orthopedic consultation is recommended. Images may be interpreted by a Pediatric radiologist. A treatment and rehabilitation plan will then be formulated. The hips should be examined and a complete physical exam is suggested. Ensure adequate Vitamin D and Calcium intake.
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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 38 years experience
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Follow up ? : A connection to a Children's Hospital, Department of Orthopedics in Germany or another country in the Middle East. The images may be sent if they agree to view and can provide an opin.
Mar 27, 2022
Last updated Mar 28, 2022

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