peripheral dysostosis

n.

Dysostosis of the metacarpals and metatarsals that may be hereditary and is accompanied by variable facial features.

Nearby words

  1. peripatus,
  2. peripeteia,
  3. peripherad,
  4. peripheral,
  5. peripheral device,
  6. peripheral motor neuron,
  7. peripheral nervous system,
  8. peripheral ossifying fibroma,
  9. peripheral primitive neuroectodermal tumour,
  10. peripheral scotoma


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