Syndactyly – Surgical Correction of the Fingers

Request for a referral for surgical correction of syndactyly (in fingers only).

Related keywords
Syndactyly, Webbed fingers, Zygodactyly, Synpolydactyly, Ring-small syndactyly, Haas-type polysyndactyly, syndactylized, joined digits
Who can apply
General Practitioner, Consultant, Musculoskeletal Assessment and Treatment Service
Referral routes
Prior Approval

Syndactyly means ‘joined digits’ and may involve webbing of the skin, or include fusion of the underlying bones. This may be along part or the whole length of the finger.

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Filename: SYNDACTYLY-SURGICAL-CORRECTION-OF-THE-FINGERS.PDF
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Description: This is a Prior Approval policy.  Please complete the PA application form for all patients requiring this intervention.  IF the patient clearly meets the criteria, please forward the application to the EFR Team and await confirmation of funding before making a referral.
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Description: Please complete this form for all patients requiring this intervention.  IF the patient clearly meets the criteria, please forward the application to the EFR Team and await confirmation of funding before making a referral.