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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:Premature epimetaphyseal fusion in foot
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Accession:HP:0012563 term browser browse the term
Definition:Stop of growth at the epiphyseal plate the hyaline cartilage plate in the metaphysis at one or more long bones in the foot, at an earlier than normal age, resulting in growth arrest and shortening of the involved bone.
Synonyms:xref: UMLS:C4022843

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  Human phenotype 14811
    Phenotypic abnormality 14808
      Abnormality of the musculoskeletal system 4042
        Abnormality of the skeletal system 3349
          Abnormal skeletal morphology 3229
            Abnormal appendicular skeleton morphology 1838
              Abnormality of long bone morphology 756
                Abnormality of epiphysis morphology 268
                  Premature epimetaphyseal fusion 0
                    Premature epimetaphyseal fusion in foot 0
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