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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 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
              Abnormality of long bone morphology 0
                Abnormality of epiphysis morphology 0
                  Premature epimetaphyseal fusion 0
                    Premature epimetaphyseal fusion in fibula 0
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