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osteochondroma


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(osti-oh-kon-droh-mă)

(pl. osteochondromata)

a bony protuberance covered with a cap of cartilage arising from the end of a bone, most commonly around the knee or shoulder. It may be stalklike (an exostosis) or flattened.

Subjects: Medicine and Health.


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