epiphysiolysis

noun
epiph·​y·​si·​ol·​y·​sis | \ -ˈäl-ə-səs How to pronounce epiphysiolysis (audio) \
plural epiphysiolyses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce epiphysiolyses (audio) \

Medical Definition of epiphysiolysis

: abnormal separation of an epiphysis from the bone shaft

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“Epiphysiolysis.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/epiphysiolysis. Accessed 6 December 2019.

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