Heberden's nodes

[hĕbər-dənz]

pl.n.

Small bony growths found on the terminal phalanges of the fingers in osteoarthritis.

Nearby words

  1. hydrase,
  2. hydrastine,
  3. hydrastinine,
  4. hydrastis,
  5. hydratase,
  6. hydrated,
  7. hydrated alumina,
  8. hydration,
  9. hydration number,
  10. hydrator


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