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Brachydactyly type D is a skeletal condition allegedly caused by a 'partial fusion or premature closing of the epiphysis with the distal phalanx of the thumb', according to Goodman et alia Breithenbecher found that distal phalanges of stub thumbs were one-half the length of full-length thumbs, while R. In most cases, a podiatrist, orthopedic surgeon, or family doctor will diagnose a broken toe using a physical exam and an X-ray.
Stub thumbs are medically classified as brachydactyly type D BDD alias brachymegalodactylism. Combined with the long pointer finger, this could be recognized as a typical characteristic of a woman who wants to be in control according theories in modern hand analysis.