epiphysial arrest n.
Premature fusion between epiphysis and diaphysis of a bone.
- Epiphysial aseptic necrosis
epiphysial aseptic necrosis n. Aseptic necrosis of bony epiphyses that may be due to obstruction of normal blood supply.
- Epiphysial cartilage
epiphysial cartilage n. The disk of cartilage between the shaft and the epiphysis of a long bone during its growth. Also called epiphysial plate.
- Epiphysial line
epiphysial line n. The line of junction of the epiphysis and diaphysis of a long bone where growth in length occurs.
- Epiphysial plate
epiphysial plate n. See epiphysial cartilage.