dysostosis

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dysostosis

[¦dis·ä′stō·səs]
(medicine)
Defective formation of bone.
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The otologic manifestations of mandibulofacial dysostosis. Trans Sect Otolaryngol Am Acad Ophthalmol Otolaryngol 1977;84(3 Pt.
A 26-month-old boy with Treacher Collins syndrome (mandibulofacial dysostosis) had a history of obstructive sleep apnea characterized by loud snoring and dysphasia.
INTRODUCTION: Treacher Collins Syndrome, also known as Mandibulofacial dysostosis, is a rare genetic disorder characterized by craniofacial deformities [1].