What are limb deformities and limb length discrepancies?
Also known as: LLD, congenital limb anomalies, congenital limb abnormalities
Limb deformities can refer to any abnormalities related to the growth and development of the arms or legs. A limb length discrepancy is more specific and refers to arms or legs that are different lengths from one another.
Reviewed by: Scott J. Schoenleber, MD
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