osteoonychodysplasia

osteoonychodysplasia

[os′tē·ō·on′i·kō·dis·plā′zhə]
Etymology: Gk, osteon, bone + onyx, nail + dys, bad + plassein, to form
1 also called onycho-osteodysplasia. abnormal development of nails and bones.
2 See nail-patella syndrome.
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INTRODUCTION: Nail-patella syndrome (NPS), which is also known as hereditary osteoonychodysplasia or Fong's syndrome, is a hereditary disorder with an autosomal dominant trait.