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Term:Abnormal epiphysis morphology
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Accession:HP:0005930 term browser browse the term
Definition:An anomaly of epiphysis, which is the expanded articular end of a long bone that developes from a secondary ossification center, and which during the period of growth is either entirely cartilaginous or is separated from the shaft by a cartilaginous disk.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Abnormal shape of end part of bone;   Abnormality of epiphysis morphology;   Abnormality of the epiphyses;   Anomaly of the epiphyses;   Epiphyseal abnormality
 alt_id: HP:0000936
 xref: UMLS:C4021611

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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 appendicular skeleton morphology 0
              Abnormal long bone morphology 0
                Abnormal epiphysis morphology 0
                  Abnormal limb epiphysis morphology + 0
                  Abnormal vertebral epiphysis morphology 0
                  Absent epiphyses + 0
                  Bracket epiphyses + 0
                  Cone-shaped epiphysis + 0
                  Delayed epiphyseal ossification + 0
                  Enlarged epiphyses + 0
                  Epiphyseal deformities of tubular bones + 0
                  Epiphyseal dysplasia 0
                  Epiphyseal stippling + 0
                  Epiphyseal streaking 0
                  Flattened epiphysis + 0
                  Fragmented epiphyses + 0
                  Irregular epiphyses + 0
                  Ivory epiphyses + 0
                  Multinucleated giant chondrocytes in epiphyseal cartilage 0
                  Premature epimetaphyseal fusion + 0
                  Pseudoepiphyses + 0
                  Small epiphyses + 0
                  Splayed epiphyses 0
                  Triangular epiphysis + 0
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