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Introduction: Achondroplasty

Description of Achondroplasty

Achondroplasty: an inherited skeletal disorder beginning before birth; cartilage is converted to bone resulting in dwarfism.
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Broader terms for Achondroplasty

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Hierarchical classifications of Achondroplasty

The following list attempts to classify Achondroplasty into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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  • congenital disease,genetic abnormality,genetic defect,genetic disease,genetic disorder,hereditary condition,hereditary disease,inherited disease,inherited disorder
  • disease
  • illness,malady,sickness,unwellness
  • health problem,ill health,unhealthiness
  • pathological state
  • condition,status
  • state

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