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What is osteochondrodysplasias?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner

Osteochondrodysplasias is a connective tissue disorder. Osteochondrodysplasias prevents bone growth and can lead to dwarfism. The disorder sometimes prevents the body from growing in usual proportions, so someone with osteochondrodysplasias may have limbs that appear too short or too long for their torso.

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