Medical Dictionary

ateliosis

noun ate·li·o·sis

Medical Definition of ateliosis

plural

atelioses

\-ˌsēz\play
  1. :  incomplete development; especially :  dwarfism associated with anterior pituitary deficiencies and marked by normal proportions

Variants of ateliosis

or chiefly British

ateleiosis

\ə-ˌtel-ē-ˈō-səs, -ˌtē-lē-\play play

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