Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita: A Rare Case Report


Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita
multiple joint contractures
Club Foot
Teratologic Hip Dislocation
Neurologic deficiencies

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SHINDE, A., Dr. Sunil Natha Mhaske, & Dr. Shreya Nilesh Bhate. (2020). Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita: A Rare Case Report. VIMS Health Science Journal , 7(3), 85-86.


Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita is a descriptive term with various etiologies and complex clinical features including multiple joint contractures of various limb joints. It is associated with malformations, malfunctions and neurologic deficiencies. We report the case of a new born term female child admitted at Rural Medical College, Ahmednagar (Maharashtra) with positive family history and evident clinical features of arthrogryposis multiplex congenita. Multidisciplinary management was instituted. This case is presented for its rarity.


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