The end bones of the thumbs are shortened but all the fingers are normal. Type E. Type E brachydactyly is a rare form if it is not accompanied by another disorder. It is characterized by shortened Author: Mary Ellen Ellis And Ana Gotter. May 20, 2011 · A hammer thumb is a term used for clubbing of the thumbs. It is a common term used for the medical condition called Brachydactyly type D. The condition is also known as potter’s thumb or murderer’s thumb (named by gypsy fortune tellers).
Nov 20, 2017 · More commonly referred to as "clubbed thumbs" and often comically called "toe thumbs" (delightful!), brachydactyly type D is an inherited condition in which "the end bones of the thumbs are Author: Marci Robin. The hammer thumb is a term used to describe the clubbing of the thumbs. The hammer thumb has numerous names such as the stubby thumb, cleft thumb, and clubbed thumb. The hammer thumb, cleft thumb, clubbed thumb and stubby thumb are terms coined due to the appearance of the thumb when it is affected by the condition.
Nov 03, 2011 ·» The Curious Case of the Stubby Thumb; The Curious Case of the Stubby Thumb. By: have a shortened thumb, a feature colloquially known as club thumb, stub thumb, toe thumb, potter's thumb, hammer thumb and most unappealingly, murderer’s thumb. BDD thumbs have been on my mind a lot lately as 2 of my employees and myself are proud. 11 Problems Only People With Toe Thumbs Understand. I didn't choose the clubbed thumb life, the clubbed thumb life chose me. Posted on November 06, 2014, 10:59 GMT.