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Medical Term:

pachydermodactyly

Pronunciation: pak'e-der'mo-dak'ti-le

Definition: Digital swelling due to diffuse fibromatosis occurring on the proximal interphalangeal joints of the index, middle, and ring fingers (sometimes involving the fifth finger, rarely the thumb); a familial form exists [MIM 600356].

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