Disorders of the Epiphyses and Metaphyses with Major Vertebral Involvement
Changes in the spine predominate in a number of inherited skeletal dysplasias which all share the feature of disproportionate short stature. In some spinal malalignment may lead to cardio-respiratory failure and paraplegia due to cord compression.
KeywordsTubular Bone Coxa Vara Spondyloepiphyseal Dysplasia Occipitocervical Fusion Diastrophic Dysplasia
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