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The Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) is downloaded weekly from The file downloaded is considered the "last stable build" available for the ontology. For more about the HPO, view their website at

Term:Patchy osteosclerosis
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Accession:HP:0005686 term browser browse the term
Definition:Patchy (irregular) increase in bone density. This can take on many forms depending on severity and distribution as can be seen on x-rays.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Patchy increase of bone mineral density;   Uneven increase in bone density
 xref: UMLS:C1855845

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  Human phenotype 0
    Phenotypic abnormality 0
      Abnormality of the musculoskeletal system 0
        Abnormality of the skeletal system 0
          Abnormal skeletal morphology 0
            Abnormal bone structure 0
              Abnormal bone ossification 0
                Abnormality of bone mineral density 0
                  Increased bone mineral density 0
                    Patchy osteosclerosis 0
                      Patchy sclerosis of finger phalanx + 0
                      Patchy sclerosis of toe phalanx + 0
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