chondrodystrophy


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Noun1.chondrodystrophy - an inherited skeletal disorder beginning before birthchondrodystrophy - an inherited skeletal disorder beginning before birth; cartilage is converted to bone resulting in dwarfism
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Chondrodystrophy, dog, hemivertebrae, spinal cord compression, vertebral anomalies
These deformities may also be associated with tibial dyschondroplasia, osteochondrosis, or chondrodystrophy.
DISCUSSION: The classic tetrad of Ellis-van Creveld (EVC) syndrome consists of chondrodystrophy, polydactyl, ectodermal dysplasia, and cardiac anomalies.

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