pleonosteosis

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pleonosteosis

 [ple″on-os″te-o´sis]
abnormally increased ossification.
Léri's pleonosteosis a hereditary syndrome of premature and excessive ossification, with short stature, limitation of movement, broadening and deformity of digits, and a face similar to that seen with down syndrome.
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ple·on·os·te·o·sis

(plē'on-os'tē-ō'sis),
Superabundance of bone formation.
[pleo- + G. osteon, bone, + -osis, condition]
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ple·on·os·te·o·sis

(plē'on-os-tē-ō'sis)
Superabundance of bone formation.
[pleo- + G. osteon, bone, + -osis, condition]
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