DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for ainhum

Ainhum [DOID:11329]

A connective tissue disease that results in increasing fibrous constriction and ultimately in spontaneous amputation of the toes and especially the little toes. A painful constriction of the base of the fifth toe frequently followed by bilateral spontaneous amputation (autoamputation) a few years later.

Synonyms:  ainhum,  DOID:11329,  ainhums,  ainha,  Dactylolysis spontanea ...

Linkouts:  OMIM