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Multiple epiphyseal dysplasia, with miniepiphyses

Disease definition

Multiple epiphyseal dysplasia, with miniepiphyses is a rare primary bone dysplasia disorder characterized by strikingly small secondary ossification centers (mini-epiphyses) in all or only some joints, resulting in severe bone dysplasia of the proximal femoral heads. Short stature, increased lumbar lordosis, genua vara and generalized joint laxity have also been reported.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • Inheritance: -
  • Age of onset: Infancy, Childhood
  • ICD-10: Q77.3
  • OMIM: 609325
  • UMLS: C1836307
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -

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