chondrodysplasia


chondrodysplasia
= chondro-osteodystrophy; = chondrodystrophy; n.
any of various conditions in which there is abnormal cartilage development. It affects long bones and can cause short-limb dwarfism, overgrowth of the epiphysis, or other deformities. One particular form is an autosomal recessive syndrome most commonly found in Old Order Amish populations.
See also: achondroplasia

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  • chondrodysplasia — chondrodysplasia. См. хондродисплазии. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • chondrodysplasia — noun A genetic disorder characterized by short limbed dwarfism …   Wiktionary

  • chondrodysplasia — SYN: chondrodystrophy. [chondro + G. dys, bad, + plasis, a molding] c. calcificans congenita [MIM*118650] autosomal dominant inheritance characterized by asymmetric calcifications and dysplastic skeletal changes, less frequent occurrence of… …   Medical dictionary

  • Chondrodysplasia — Chon|dro|dys|pla̱sia* [↑chondro... u. ↑Dysplasie] w; , ...iae; in der Fügung: Chon|dro|dys|pla̱sia mala̱cica: Wachstumsstörung mit schleimiger Erweichung des Knorpelgewebes …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • chondrodysplasia — chon·dro·dys·pla·sia …   English syllables

  • chondrodysplasia — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷də̇ˈsplāzh(ē)ə noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin, from chondr + dys + plasia : a hereditary skeletal disorder characterized by the formation of exostoses at the epiphyses and resulting in arrested development and deformity called also… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chondrodysplasia punctata — Classification and external resources ICD 10 Q77.3 DiseasesDB 32527 …   Wikipedia

  • Chondrodysplasia punctata — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 Q77.3 Chondrodysplasia punctata Syndrome …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Chondrodysplasia, metaphyseal (McKusick type) — Also known as cartilage hair hypoplasia syndrome, this is a specific genetic form of short limbed dwarfism with skeletal features that also include normal head, inability to fully extends the elbows, chest cage deformity, bow legs (genu varum),… …   Medical dictionary

  • chondrodysplasia punctata — a heterogeneous group of bone dysplasias whose common characteristic is stippling of the epiphyses in infancy. There are a severe autosomal recessive form (rhizomelic dwarfism), an autosomal dominant form (Conradi HÑŒnermann syndrome), and a… …   Medical dictionary


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