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A 15-year-old boy with digital enlargement
  1. A De Cunto,
  2. M Maschio,
  3. E Da Dalt,
  4. L Lepore
  1. Department of Pediatrics, IRCCS Burlo Garofolo, University of Trieste, Italy
  1. Angela De Cunto, Department of Pediatrics, IRCCS Burlo Garofolo, University of Trieste, 34100 Trieste, Italy; angela.decunto{at}libero.it

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A 15-year-old male presented with persistent and asymptomatic enlargement of the proximal interphalangeal (PIP) joints of both hands. X-ray and ultrasound demonstrated soft tissue swelling with no bony or articular damage. Histological examination showed increased dermal deposition of collagen fibers. A diagnosis of pachydermodactyly was given.

A 15-year-old male presented with a 2-year history of persistent enlargement of the proximal interphalangeal (PIP) …

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