- Aingum's symptoms
- Aingum's reasons
- Aingum's treatment
Aingum (ainhum) - a spontaneous dactylolysis, described Da Silva Lima (1852,1867). The disease which is shown spontaneous amputation of fingers.
The disease begins with emergence on skin in the basis of the fifth fingers of feet, and sometimes and brushes of gradually developing banner in the form of a sclerous ring why the finger gains spherical shape. As a result of a degeneration of fibrous and fatty fabrics, the rassasyvaniya of bones occurs amputation of a finger without the expressed subjective feelings. The diagnosis is based on a clinical picture. The clinic of an aingum is shown in the form of a ring-shaped banner of various width with the sclerosis phenomena preferential in the fifth fingers of feet, sometimes brushes. As a result of a degeneration of fatty and fibrous fabrics, a gradual rassasyvaniye of a bone in 3-5 years there is a spontaneous painless amputation of a finger
Is considered as a kind of sklerodermichesky process or as defeat of trophoneurotic character; can be a symptom at a leprosy. Family cases with an autosomal and dominant mode of inheritance are described.
Treatment, as at a scleroderma; when progressing process amputation of a finger is shown.