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anatomical age [1 record]

Record 1 2011-05-19


Subject field(s)
  • Musculoskeletal System

The stage of the skeletal development of an individual expressed in terms of the average chronological age at which such development is normally attained.


The degree of skeletal development as judged primarily by ossification of the wrist bones.


  • Appareil locomoteur (Médecine)

Degré de développement d'un individu évalué sur la base du degré d'ossification des tissus cartilagineux dans les os du poignet et de la main chez l'enfant et l'adolescent.


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