dysostosis

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dysostosis

[¦dis·ä′stō·səs]
(medicine)
Defective formation of bone.
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4) Laxity of joints, dysostosis multiplex, dysplastic hips, unstable knees, large elbows and wrists, and flat feet are other skeletal features.
MPS VI patients typically show dysostosis multiplex, a specific radiologic expression involving the skull, thorax, pelvis, hands and spine.
Radiological assessments revealed typical dysostosis multiplex.