camptomelia

camptomelia

 [kamp″to-me´le-ah]
bending of the limbs, producing permanent bowing or curving of the affected part. adj., adj camptome´lic.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

camp·to·me·li·a

(kamp'tō-mē'lē-ă),
A skeletal dysplasia characterized by a bending of the long bones of the limbs, resulting in a permanent bowing or curvature of the affected part.
[G. kamptos, bent, + melos, limb]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

camp·to·me·li·a

(kamp'tō-mē'lē-ă)
A skeletal dysplasia characterized by a bending of the long bones of the limbs, resulting in a permanent bowing or curvature of the affected part.
[G. kamptos, bent, + melos, limb]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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