Skin - Nonmelanocytic tumors
Other tumors of skin
Supernumerary digit

Author: Christopher Hale, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 6 October 2016, last major update September 2012

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PubMed search: supernumerary digit [title], rudimentary polydactyly

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Definition / general
  • Acral neuroma, also called rudimentary polydactyly
  • On radial side of fifth digit
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Haphazard nerves with displaced Meissner bodies