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Term:Abnormality of skeletal maturation
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Accession:HP:0000927 term browser browse the term
Definition:The bones of the skeleton undergo a series of characteristic changes in size, shape, and calcification from fetal life until puberty. An abnormality of this process can include delayed or accelerated skeletal maturation, or deviation of some, but not all bones from the expected patterns of maturation.
Synonyms:xref: UMLS:C4025818

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  Human phenotype 0
    Phenotypic abnormality 0
      Abnormality of the musculoskeletal system 0
        Abnormality of the skeletal system 0
          Abnormal musculoskeletal physiology 0
            Abnormality of skeletal maturation 0
              Accelerated skeletal maturation + 0
              Delayed skeletal maturation + 0
              Dysharmonic bone age + 0
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