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Term:Juvenile aseptic necrosis
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Accession:HP:0100323 term browser browse the term
Definition:Juvenile aseptic necrosis comprises a group of orthopedic diseases characterized by interruption of the blood supply of a bone, followed by localized bony necrosis most often of the epiphyses of bones of children or teenagers.
Comment:Causes may be rapid growth, heredity, trauma or overuse and anatomic conformation.
Synonyms:related_synonym: Aseptic epiphyseal necrosis
 xref: UMLS:C4020710;   UMLS:C4022146

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  Human phenotype 0
    Phenotypic abnormality 0
      Abnormality of the musculoskeletal system 0
        Abnormality of the skeletal system 0
          Abnormality of musculoskeletal physiology 0
            Avascular necrosis 0
              Juvenile aseptic necrosis 0
                Avascular necrosis of the capital femoral epiphysis 0
                Morbus Kienboeck 0
                Morbus Koehler 0
                Morbus Osgood-Schlatter 0
                Morbus Scheuermann + 0
                Osteochondrosis + 0
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