my 2 month old daughter right foot is way smaller then her other foot and from her knee down is smaller and her ankle dosent move or her toes.. the doctors have never seen it before and i cant find anything about it online if anyone knows anthing please let me know


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Sharon - posted on 04/25/2014




OMG my daughter has the exact same problem !!!!!!!
Please Please if you could tell me what treatment your daughter has received for this problem as I have been told the same thing with my daughter , they have never seen this before !!!!!

Neva - posted on 08/30/2011




There can be many causes of congenital limb deformaties. One is amniotic band syndrome. This happens when the inner layer of the amniotic sac ruptures and causes bands of tissue that can wrap around and constrict growth of parts of limbs. Other causes can be genetic, as part of other syndromes, but most are spontaneous and a cause can't be found. I would take her to a pediatric orthopedic specialist to start.

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