Multiple epiphyseal dysplasia, with miniepiphyses
Multiple epiphyseal dysplasia with miniepiphyses is a rare primary bone dysplasia disorder characterized by strikingly small secondary ossification centers (mini-epiphyses) in all or only some joints resulting in severe bone dysplasia of the proximal femoral heads. Short stature increased lumbar lordosis genua vara and generalized joint laxity have also been reported.
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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http: //www.orphadata.org. Data version September 2023.
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Multiple epiphyseal dysplasia, with miniepiphyses?
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