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Introduction: Pseudarthrosis

Description of Pseudarthrosis

Pseudarthrosis: A pathologic entity characterized by deossification of a weight-bearing long bone, followed by bending and pathologic fracture, with inability to form normal BONY CALLUS leading to existence of the "false joint" that gives the condition its name. (Dorland, 27th ed).
Source: MeSH 2007

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Broader terms for Pseudarthrosis

Source - MeSH 2007

The following terms can be used for Pseudarthrosis

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Pseudarthrosis

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

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

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