What is Osteochondrodysplasia?

Osteochondrodysplasia is a general term for a disorder of the development (dysplasia) of bone ("osteo") and cartilage ("chondro").

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how common is cleidocranial dysplasia and how many people in the uk have it?

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Cleidocranial dysplasia involves approximately 1 per million individuals worldwide
It is transmitted as...

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Dear Doctor, My mother, aged about 70, suffers from knee joint problems and aches (Osteo Porosis) as well as foot bone deformity problems where...

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Your mother is suffering from osteoarthritis and gout due to old age. These are age related...

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Hi. I am 37 weeks pregnant. My baby is breeched. I had an ultrasound to check this and discovered that the baby was definitely breeched. They also...

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Short femur and humerus suggest some skeletal dysplasias called rhizomelic dysplasia.There are a few conditions with this...

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