Premature closure of a growth plate (differential)

Premature closure of a growth plate subsequently results in a shortened bone, which can occur in a number of situations. 

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rID: 10901
Section: Gamuts
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Premature closure of a growth plate
  • Differential diagnosis of premature growth plate fusion

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Cases and figures

  • Premature growth ...
    Case 1: probable intrauterine infection
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