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Abnormal arm span

MedGen UID:
868337
Concept ID:
C4022731
Anatomical Abnormality
HPO: HP:0012769

Definition

A deviation from normal of the length of the arm span (length from one end of an individual's arms measured at the fingertips to the other when raised parallel to the ground at shoulder height at a one-hundred eighty degree angle) [from HPO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVAbnormal arm span

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Al ADK, Şükür NM, Özturan EK, Öztürk AP, Poyrazoğlu Ş, Baş F, Darendeliler FF
Turk J Med Sci 2023 Apr;53(2):518-525. Epub 2023 Apr 19 doi: 10.55730/1300-0144.5612. PMID: 37476877Free PMC Article
Bojesen A, Hertz JM, Gravholt CH
Int J Androl 2011 Dec;34(6 Pt 2):e642-8. Epub 2011 Oct 7 doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2605.2011.01223.x. PMID: 21977989
Trollmann R, Strehl E, Wenzel D, Dörr HG
Eur J Pediatr 1998 Jun;157(6):451-5. doi: 10.1007/s004310050851. PMID: 9667397

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Riccetto L, Vieira TP, Viguetti-Campos NL, Mazzola TN, Guaragna MS, Fabbri-Scallet H, Mello MP, Marques-de-Faria AP, Maciel-Guerra AT, Guerra Junior G
Sao Paulo Med J 2022;141(4):e2022281. Epub 2022 Nov 28 doi: 10.1590/1516-3180.2022.0281.R1.30082022. PMID: 36449967Free PMC Article
Bertoni R, Cattaneo D, Grosso C, Baglio F, Jonsdottir J
Mult Scler Relat Disord 2022 Mar;59:103683. Epub 2022 Feb 9 doi: 10.1016/j.msard.2022.103683. PMID: 35168094
Xun F, Canavese F, Xu H, Xu F, Li Y, Liu Y, Kaelin A, Dimeglio A
J Pediatr Orthop B 2022 Jan 1;31(1):78-86. doi: 10.1097/BPB.0000000000000853. PMID: 33764033
Belt-Niedbala BJ, Ekvall S, Cook CM, Oppenheimer S, Wessel J
Dev Med Child Neurol 1986 Jun;28(3):319-24. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8749.1986.tb03880.x. PMID: 3721076
Mansfield MJ, Emans SJ
J Reprod Med 1984 Jun;29(6):399-410. PMID: 6379175

Diagnosis

Bertoni R, Cattaneo D, Grosso C, Baglio F, Jonsdottir J
Mult Scler Relat Disord 2022 Mar;59:103683. Epub 2022 Feb 9 doi: 10.1016/j.msard.2022.103683. PMID: 35168094
Liu JS, Dong C, Vo AX, Dickmeyer LJ, Leung CL, Huang RA, Kielb SJ, Mukherjee S
J Spinal Cord Med 2018 Jan;41(1):55-62. Epub 2016 Aug 23 doi: 10.1080/10790268.2016.1195071. PMID: 27551923Free PMC Article
Chandra N, Kumar S, Raj V, Vishwakarma PK, Sinha S, Saha RP
Am J Case Rep 2016 Oct 14;17:745-748. doi: 10.12659/ajcr.898165. PMID: 27739421Free PMC Article
Trollmann R, Strehl E, Wenzel D, Dörr HG
Eur J Pediatr 1998 Jun;157(6):451-5. doi: 10.1007/s004310050851. PMID: 9667397
Mansfield MJ, Emans SJ
J Reprod Med 1984 Jun;29(6):399-410. PMID: 6379175

Therapy

Al ADK, Şükür NM, Özturan EK, Öztürk AP, Poyrazoğlu Ş, Baş F, Darendeliler FF
Turk J Med Sci 2023 Apr;53(2):518-525. Epub 2023 Apr 19 doi: 10.55730/1300-0144.5612. PMID: 37476877Free PMC Article
Kolonics-Farkas AM, Agg B, Benke K, Odler B, Bohacs A, Kovats Z, Szabolcs Z, Müller V
Lung 2019 Aug;197(4):465-472. Epub 2019 May 14 doi: 10.1007/s00408-019-00236-1. PMID: 31089858Free PMC Article
Hessl D, Schweitzer JB, Nguyen DV, McLennan YA, Johnston C, Shickman R, Chen Y
J Neurodev Disord 2019 Apr 15;11(1):4. doi: 10.1186/s11689-019-9264-2. PMID: 30982467Free PMC Article
Hochhaus F, Butenandt O, Ring-Mrozik E
J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 1999 Mar-Apr;12(2):153-9. doi: 10.1515/jpem.1999.12.2.153. PMID: 10392361
Mansfield MJ, Emans SJ
J Reprod Med 1984 Jun;29(6):399-410. PMID: 6379175

Prognosis

Bertoni R, Cattaneo D, Grosso C, Baglio F, Jonsdottir J
Mult Scler Relat Disord 2022 Mar;59:103683. Epub 2022 Feb 9 doi: 10.1016/j.msard.2022.103683. PMID: 35168094
Sağlam H, Erdöl Ş, Dorum S
J Clin Res Pediatr Endocrinol 2017 Sep 1;9(3):229-236. Epub 2017 Jun 30 doi: 10.4274/jcrpe.4549. PMID: 28663156Free PMC Article
Wekre LL, Kjensli A, Aasand K, Falch JA, Eriksen EF
Clin Respir J 2014 Oct;8(4):437-43. Epub 2014 Jan 28 doi: 10.1111/crj.12092. PMID: 24308436
Yim AP, Yeung HY, Hung VW, Lee KM, Lam TP, Ng BK, Qiu Y, Cheng JC
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2012 Aug 15;37(18):E1148-54. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0b013e31825c036d. PMID: 22565390
Liu Z, Tam EM, Sun GQ, Lam TP, Zhu ZZ, Sun X, Lee KM, Ng TB, Qiu Y, Cheng JC, Yeung HY
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2012 Apr 1;37(7):599-604. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0b013e318227dd0c. PMID: 21681139

Clinical prediction guides

Al ADK, Şükür NM, Özturan EK, Öztürk AP, Poyrazoğlu Ş, Baş F, Darendeliler FF
Turk J Med Sci 2023 Apr;53(2):518-525. Epub 2023 Apr 19 doi: 10.55730/1300-0144.5612. PMID: 37476877Free PMC Article
Bertoni R, Cattaneo D, Grosso C, Baglio F, Jonsdottir J
Mult Scler Relat Disord 2022 Mar;59:103683. Epub 2022 Feb 9 doi: 10.1016/j.msard.2022.103683. PMID: 35168094
Mondal E, Chanda PK, Musabber NA, Haque MA, Robel AB, Deb PK, Biswas H, Moshwan MM, Azad U, Kamrul-Hasan AB
Mymensingh Med J 2022 Jan;31(1):263-266. PMID: 34999713
Sağlam H, Erdöl Ş, Dorum S
J Clin Res Pediatr Endocrinol 2017 Sep 1;9(3):229-236. Epub 2017 Jun 30 doi: 10.4274/jcrpe.4549. PMID: 28663156Free PMC Article
Liu Z, Tam EM, Sun GQ, Lam TP, Zhu ZZ, Sun X, Lee KM, Ng TB, Qiu Y, Cheng JC, Yeung HY
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2012 Apr 1;37(7):599-604. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0b013e318227dd0c. PMID: 21681139

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