Multiple flexor tendon xanthomas and contractures in the hands of a child with familial hypercholesterolemia
Journal of Hand Surgery
A 6-year-old girl with familial hypercholesterolemia had flexion contractures of the fingers due to tendon and joint xanthomas. This unique problem was corrected by the combination of local hand surgery and a portacaval shunt. © 1986, American Society for Surgery of the Hand. All rights reserved.
Gunther, S., Gunther, A., Hoeg, J., & Kruth, H. (1986). Multiple flexor tendon xanthomas and contractures in the hands of a child with familial hypercholesterolemia. Journal of Hand Surgery, 11 (4). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0363-5023(86)80208-8