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Synonyms for epiphysis

the end of a long bone

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a small endocrine gland in the brain

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Stage 3 (Pisi - H1 - R): Pisi; Visible ossification of pisiform; H1: ossification of hamular process of hamatum: R same width of Epiphysis and diaphysis of Radius.
We attempted open reduction and during reduction surprisingly we found distal humeral epihyseal slip and small fragment of metaphyseal chunk on medial side that was attached with epiphysis (Figure 2).
5Cap] : Capping of epiphysis seen in middle phalanx of fifth finger.
However, careful review of the radiograph usually reveals that the epicenter lies in the epiphysis rather than in the metaphysis.
Some of the commonly encountered problems are depression, gall stones, sleep apnea, orthopedic problems such as slipped capital femoral epiphysis in teenagers (the hip end of upper leg bone) and increased fractures, spine and feet problems, hypertension, and earlier onset of puberty in females and delayed genital maturation in males.
Instead, they appear as gaps between the shaft of a long bone, called the metaphysis, and the end of the bone, called the epiphysis.
Four-inch scars on her thighs and a slight limp are the only reminders of her harrowing seventh-grade year when she went underwent two separate surgeries for acute capital slipped femoral epiphysis of her right and left hips.
The potential side effects are many, including allergy, impaired glucose tolerance, hyperlipemia, slipped capital femoral epiphysis, transient peripheral edema, scoliosis, and leukemia.
The proximal epiphysis was in the process of fusing at the time of death of the animal.
TEV-TROPIN([R]) should not be used in patients with evidence of an active malignancy, progressive or recurrent underlying intracranial tumor, active proliferative or severe nonproliferative diabetic retinopathy, or closed epiphysis.
Ejemplo de lo anterior, son los terminos Diaphysis, Epiphysis, Metaphysis y Apophysis, que en estricto rigor poseen diversos significados que se relacionan con el lexema base y, por lo tanto, con su semantica "zona de crecimiento".
Two cases of SCFRE were studied both showing slipped femoral head widening of epiphysis with bilateral involvement in one case.
The work will consist in particular: execution of the works safety; breaking the old roofing felt; przemurowaniu chimneys, chimney plastering; Mounting epiphysis H; two-layer coating torching membrane; replacement parts gutters and downpipes; addition epiphysis ventilation.
However, the postoperative timing as well as the initial location of the lesion in the metaphysis with subsequent extension in the epiphysis made the diagnosis challenging for experienced musculoskeletal radiologists, as well as orthopedic surgeons in the early disease course.
The method uses two transduces one that produces Ultrasonic waves with a frequency of750 kHz directed at the epiphysis of distal end of Ulna and radius whereas the other acts a receiver.