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metaphysis

[mə′ta·fə·səs]
(anatomy)
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Clinical follow up study on the management of complex Metaphyseal fracture of the tibia with hybrid exfix.
Eleven of 512 consecutive patients had metaphyseal distal ulna fractures in association with distal radius fractures and at least 1-year follow-up.
As noted in previous studies, pseudoarthrosis of distal humerus usually occurs in the region at the metaphyseal and supracondylar level of radial columns due to varus stresses.
X-ray lower limb was advised which showed multiple, lucent, expansile lesions in metaphyseal regions of right femur and tibia with surrounding sclerosis and internal ground glass haze.
In this article, we report a case of a 4-year-old boy with CAH and Schmid metaphyseal chondrodysplasia.
Caption: FIGURE 1: (a) Radiograph of the left shoulder showing fracture of the lateral metaphyseal clavicle.
suggest that GCTB likely arise from the metaphyseal side of the epiphyseal plate [3].
The tibia is simplified into four different sections; cortical diaphyseal, cortical metaphyseal, cancellous epiphyseal, and cancellous diaphyseal bones [7, 10].
Infection often begins in the metaphyseal end of the long bones due to slow circulation through the metaphyseal capillary loops and sinusoidal veins where the physis adjoins the metaphysis (1,2,4,9,13).
Thickening of long bones with failure of metaphyseal remodeling results in expansion of metaphyseal regions [3] and gross undertubulation leads to the Erlenmeyer flask deformity.
With advancing age, osteoarthritic changes are superimposed on the regressive metaphyseal changes.