Fibular Hemimelia/Longitudinal Fibular Deficiency

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Fibular Hemimelia/Longitudinal Fibular Deficiency:
Partial or total absence of fibula – commonest long bone deficiency – usually unilateral. Often associated with absence of lateral rays of foot. M>F. Limb is usually shorter and foot is in an equinovalgus position.

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