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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 fibula
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Accession:HP:0012565 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 fibula, at an earlier than normal age, resulting in growth arrest and shortening of the involved bone.
Synonyms:xref: UMLS:C4021838

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  Human phenotype 14815
    Phenotypic abnormality 14812
      Abnormality of the musculoskeletal system 4083
        Abnormality of the skeletal system 3355
          Abnormal skeletal morphology 3235
            Abnormal appendicular skeleton morphology 1843
              Abnormality of long bone morphology 760
                Abnormality of epiphysis morphology 268
                  Premature epimetaphyseal fusion 0
                    Premature epimetaphyseal fusion in fibula 0
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