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Limb anomalies

Missing arm(s) or leg(s), Poland anomaly, Proximal Femoral Focal Deficiency, Holt Oram Syndrome, ectrodactyly, Proteus Syndrome, Sturge Weber Syndrome, Epidermolysis Bullosa, Nail Patella Syndrome, VATER Association, Arthrogryposis (amyoplasia), Cornelia de Lange Syndrome, other


Superkids
60 Clyde Street
Newton, MA 02460-2250
Phone:  1-888-467-8481
Contact: Peter McLoughlin
Web site:  http://www.super-kids.org/
 
Cherub, Inc. (Association of Families and Friends of Children with Limb Disorders)
Children's Hospital of Buffalo
936 Delaware Ave
Buffalo, NY 14209
Phone: (716) 762-9997 or (716) 878-1050
Contact: Sandra Richenberg or Kathy Gura
 
Proximal Femoral Focal Deficiency
Virtual Support Group, Ohio
Contact: Mike and Cindy Malloy
E-mail: pffdvsg@ohio.net
Web site: http://www.ohio.net/~pffdvsg/
 
REACH (Association for Children with Hand or Arm Deficiency)
12 Wilson Way
Earl's Barton, Northamptonshire
United Kingdom, NN6 9NZ
Fax/Tel: 01604 811041
Holt Oram Syndrome Support Group
21 Forth Road, Redcar
Cleveland, TS10 1PN, United Kingdom
Phone: 01624 485379
see also, congenital heart defects

Holt Oram (from Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man, OMIM): http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/htbin-post/Omim/dispmim?142900

Holt Oram: http://www.rpi.net.au/~acecomp/page2.htm

Future site of Holt Oram web page:  http://www.btinternet.com/~holt.oram/holt.oram.htm
The Arthrogryposis Group
1 The Oaks, Common Mead Lane
Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4SW, United Kingdom
Phone/Fax: 01747 822655

Other Resources:

Families with Amputee Children
P.O. Box 91834
Longbeach, CA 90804
(213) 828-4009

Single Shoes and Gloves:

Amputee Shoe and Glove Exchange
1635 Harwickshire Drive
Houston, TX 77077
 
National Odd Shoe Exchange
7102 N. 35th Ave., Suite 2
Phoenix, AZ 85051
(602) 841-6691
 
One Shoe Crew
86 Clavela Avenue
Sacramento, CA 95828-4647
(916) 364-7463

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