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a benign outgrowth from a bone (usually covered with cartilage)

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Concurrence of torus palatinus with palatal and buccal exostoses.
Diaphyseal aclasis is a rare genetic skeletal condition due to developmental abnormalities of the growth plate causing multiple cartilage covered exostoses to form on the surface of the metaphysis or the adjacent diaphysis region of long bones.
Except for the dominantly inherited multiple exostoses syndrome, the known CDGs are autosomal recessive transmitted and the clinical spectrum is highly heterogeneous, ranging from severe multisystem to monoorgan disease.
One metacarpal and one metatarsal bone had small exostoses at the edges of proximal articular surface; some phalanges with deformations of proximal articular surface were also found.
The event has been organised by the Hereditary Multiple Exostoses Support Group.
Surgery can correct the deformity and/or remove the exostoses causing the intractable clavi (corns).
Cultural as well as biological information can be recorded on bones - auditory exostoses (growths of bone in the ear canal caused by immersion in cold water), cranial deformation, trauma, and tooth avulsion.
The teenager is one of only a few hundred people in the country who has been diagnosed with Hereditary Multiple Exostoses, a painful bone condition.
See: Ectodermal Dysplasias; Exostoses, Multiple Hereditary
Several lesions that can be polyostotic include multiple hereditary exostoses, enchondromas, fibrous dysplasia and, occasionally, eosinophilic granulomas.
Patients with multiple exostoses, on the other hand, are diagnosed at a younger age.
Exostoses costales compliquees en periode neonatale, de paralysie du plexus brachial.
Diseases causing deformity Varus angulation Blount's disease X-linked hypophosphataemic rickets Nutritional rickets Skeletal dysplasia Osteogenesis imperfecta Neoplastic disease Valgus angulation Skeletal dysplasia Metabolic rickets Post-traumatic Multiple hereditary exostoses Osteogenesis imperfecta
He had multiple bony swellings in both ear canals that mimicked exostoses.
The 70s fancy dress event at the Lancastrian Suite of the former Federation Brewery in Dunston aims to raise pounds 15,000 for the rare bone condition Hereditary Multiple Exostoses (HME).