This condition is normally discovered at birth and evaluated during the newborn hospital stay.
The health care provider will perform a physical exam and ask questions about the child's medical history. Questions may include:
An infant with webbing may have other symptoms and signs that, when taken together, define a specific syndrome or condition. Diagnosis of that condition is based on a family history, medical history, and a physical exam.
The following tests may be done:
An orthopedic surgeon may perform surgery to separate the fingers or toes involved.
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