Polydactyly Study: Eligibility
National Human Genome Research Institute
National Institutes of Health
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Research Study on Polydactyly
You are most likely eligible to join this study if:
- You have a personal history of extra digits (polydactyly) on your hands and/or feet. The extra digits can be located anywhere on the hands or feet.
- You have a family history of polydactyly in at least two generations of your family.
- The polydactyly in yourself or your family members has NOT been diagnosed or recognized as part of a genetic syndrome or chromosome problem.
Last Reviewed: April 2, 2012