chondrodysplasia

noun
chon·​dro·​dys·​pla·​sia | \ ˌkän-drə-dis-ˈplāzh(-ē)-ə, -drō- How to pronounce chondrodysplasia (audio) \

Medical Definition of chondrodysplasia

: a hereditary skeletal disorder characterized by the formation of exostoses at the epiphyses and resulting in arrested development and deformity

called also dyschondroplasia

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“Chondrodysplasia.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/chondrodysplasia. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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