Skin - Nonmelanocytic tumors
Other tumors of skin
Supernumerary digit

Author: Christopher S. Hale, M.D.

Revised: 14 June 2018, last major update September 2012

Copyright: (c) 2001-2018,, Inc.

PubMed search: supernumerary digit [title], rudimentary polydactyly

Cite this page: Hale, C.S. Supernumerary digit. website. Accessed October 17th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Acral neuroma, also called rudimentary polydactyly
  • On radial side of fifth digit
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Haphazard nerves with displaced Meissner bodies
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Contributed by Andrey Bychkov, M.D., Ph.D., Kameda Medical Center

Nerve bundles