A pelvic deformity in osteomalacia in which the pressure of the trunk on the sacrum and lateral pressure of the femoral heads produce a three-cornered pelvic aperture while the pubic bone becomes beak-shaped.beaked pelvis
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- osteoma medullare,
- osteoma spongiosum,
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