medical Definition of apophysitis
- calcaneal apophysitis
- Little League elbow is known medically as medial apophysitis …
- —The Lexington (Kentucky) Herald Leader, 20 June 2006
- … he probably has an inflammation of the growth plate along the rim of the pelvis. … This is called a hip flexor apophysitis and actually occurs frequently in young runners.
- —Doug Cutter, The Richmond (Virginia) Times Dispatch, 22 Jan. 1999