Thumb created from index finger, X-ray

Thumb created from index finger, X-ray

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Caption: Thumb created from index finger. X-ray of the right hand of a patient who has had a new thumb created from their existing index finger, an operation known as pollicisation. The existing index finger was removed (stump visible) and attached to the 1st metacarpal, creating the new thumb.

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