osteochondritis deformans juvenilis

[dē-fôrmănz′ jōō′və-nīlĭs]

n.

Osteochondrosis of the upper end of the femur.Calvé-Perthes disease coxa plana Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease Perthes disease

Nearby words

  1. osteoarthrosis,
  2. osteoblast,
  3. osteoblastoma,
  4. osteocartilaginous,
  5. osteochondritis,
  6. osteochondritis deformans juvenilis dorsi,
  7. osteochondritis dissecans,
  8. osteochondrodystrophy,
  9. osteochondroma,
  10. osteochondromatosis


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