epiphysiolysis

noun

epiph·​y·​si·​ol·​y·​sis -ˈäl-ə-səs How to pronounce epiphysiolysis (audio)
plural epiphysiolyses -ˌsēz How to pronounce epiphysiolysis (audio)
: abnormal separation of an epiphysis from the bone shaft

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“Epiphysiolysis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/epiphysiolysis. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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