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dysostoses

Thursday 13 January 2005

Definition: Malformation of individual bones, either singly or in combination.

- dysosotoses with predominant axial involvment

- dysosotoses with predominant involvment of extremities
(limb defects)

  • amelia
  • rudimentary limb
  • tetraphocomelia
  • radial agenesis, radial hypoplasia
  • tibial agenesis, tibial hypoplasia
  • ulnar agenesis, ulnar hypoplasia
  • acheiria
  • apodia
  • ectrodactyly
  • brachydactyly
  • symphalangism
  • polydactyly
  • syndactyly
  • camptodactyly

- combined dysostoses