noun, plural e·piph·y·ses [ih-pif-uh-seez] /ɪˈpɪf əˌsiz/. Anatomy.
Origin of epiphysis
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They also appear frequently to arise from the epiphyseal line.Surgery, with Special Reference to Podiatry
The nose of the bullet is at the epiphyseal line, which is shown in the femur.Gunshot Roentgenograms
Clyde S. Ford
Here the blood may extend for a considerable distance along the shaft, but rarely beyond the epiphyseal line.
It is to these epiphyseal separations that the term fracture or infraction usually refers.
Holt reports a case where a child bled to death following incision into an epiphyseal swelling at the lower end of the femur.