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Limb Difference: Media

This guide provides information and resources on limb difference.



Television Characters with a Limb Difference

Jaime Lannister- Game of Thrones (loses hand)

Arizona Robbins- Grey's Anatomy (loses leg)

Nog- Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (loses leg)

Edward Elric- Full Metal Alchemist (loses arm)

Merle Dixon- The Walking Dead (loses hand)


Please note that these films do not necessarily portray the experience of any or all individuals who have a limb difference.

Black and white cartoon of film