Improper development of cartilage at the ends of the long bones, resulting in a form of congenital dwarfism.
an inherited skeletal disorder beginning before birth; cartilage is converted to bone resulting in dwarfism
Any of several disorders that affect the development of the cartilage of the long bones, involving especially the region of the epiphysial plates, and result in arrested growth of the long bones.
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