Auxological Results of Surgical Correction of Hypometries in Congenital Osteodysplasia
Part of the Basic Life Sciences book series (BLSC, volume 48)
Between the various characteristic features of achondroplasia and of forms closely related to it, such as hypochondroplasia, the most invalidating one from a social point of view is short stature.
KeywordsTotal Height Epiphysis Cartilage Growth Cartilage Pubertal Maturation Paediatric Orthopaedic
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