Amniotic Banding

Also known as constriction Band Syndrome


Joe was born with amniotic banding. The banding can be seen on his left wrist. He also had three raspberry-type hemangioma on his back, a subcutaneous hemangioma on his spine, a bilateral cleft lip and palate, one missing toe, two syndactyly toes and one toe bud.

Amniotic Band Information

What is Amniotic Banding?
Causes and occurrences
Questions and answers

Personal family stories

Joey's story

Aiden's story

Quentin's story

DeVaughn's story

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Links to info found on the Wide Smiles Page

Constriction Band Syndrome
Cleft and fused digits
Joey's Gallery Page

Links to other information

Journal of Southern Orthopedic Association
Congenital Constriction Band Syndrome

Omim
Congenital Constriction Bands

Pubmed
abstracts that can be ordered

I-CAN
information child amputee network

Syndromes Wide Smiles

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