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Meaning of "pyknodysostosis" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PYKNODYSOSTOSIS

pyknodysostosis  [ˌpɪknəʊˌdɪsɒsˈtəʊsɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PYKNODYSOSTOSIS

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Pyknodysostosis is a noun.
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WHAT DOES PYKNODYSOSTOSIS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Pycnodysostosis

Pycnodysostosis (from Greek: πυκνός (puknos) meaning "dense", dys ("defective"), and ostosis ("condition of the bone")), is a lysosomal storage disease of the bone caused by a mutation in the gene that codes the enzyme cathepsin K.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PYKNODYSOSTOSIS


apoptosis
ˌæpəpˈtəʊsɪs
asbestosis
ˌæsbɛsˈtəʊsɪs
athetosis
ˌæθəˈtəʊsɪs
endocytosis
ˌɛndəʊsaɪˈtəʊsɪs
exocytosis
ˌɛksəʊsaɪˈtəʊsɪs
halitosis
ˌhælɪˈtəʊsɪs
hyperkeratosis
ˌhaɪpəˌkɛrəˈtəʊsɪs
keratosis
ˌkɛrəˈtəʊsɪs
ketosis
kɪˈtəʊsɪs
kurtosis
kəˈtəʊsɪs
leucocytosis
ˌluːkəʊsaɪˈtəʊsɪs
lymphocytosis
ˌlɪmfəʊsaɪˈtəʊsɪs
mitosis
maɪˈtəʊsɪs
myxomatosis
ˌmɪksəməˈtəʊsɪs
neurofibromatosis
ˌnjʊərəʊˌfaɪbrəməˈtəʊsɪs
parasitosis
ˌpærəsɪˈtəʊsɪs
phagocytosis
ˌfæɡəsaɪˈtəʊsɪs
proptosis
prɒpˈtəʊsɪs
ptosis
ˈtəʊsɪs
steatosis
ˌstɪəˈtəʊsɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PYKNODYSOSTOSIS

pygmyish
pygmyism
pygostyle
pyic
pyin
pyinkado
pyjama
pyjama cricket
pyjama rugby
pyjamas
pyknic
pyknodysostoses
pyknometer
pyknotic
pylon
pylorectomies
pylorectomy
pylori
pyloric
pylorus

WORDS THAT END LIKE PYKNODYSOSTOSIS

actinic keratosis
agranulocytosis
amitosis
athrocytosis
chondromatosis
dermatophytosis
dermatosis
diagnosis
erythroblastosis
exostosis
gliomatosis
hemochromatosis
hyperostosis
leukocytosis
lipomatosis
macrocytosis
onychocryptosis
papillomatosis
pinocytosis
spherocytosis
synostosis

Synonyms and antonyms of pyknodysostosis in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translator English - Chinese

pyknodysostosis
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picnodisostosis
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pyknodysostosis
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خلل التعظم التغلظي
280 millions of speakers

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pyknodysostosis
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pyknodysostosis
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pyknodysostosis
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Pyknodysostosis
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pyknodysostosis
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pyknodysostosis
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पॅनोनॉडीयोस्थोसिस
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pyknodysostosis
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pyknodysostosis
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pyknodysostosis
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pyknodysostosis
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pyknodysostosis
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pyknodysostosis
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Translator English - Swedish

pyknodysostosis
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

pyknodysostosis
5 millions of speakers

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PYKNODYSOSTOSIS»

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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PYKNODYSOSTOSIS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about pyknodysostosis

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PYKNODYSOSTOSIS»

Discover the use of pyknodysostosis in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to pyknodysostosis and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Rockwood and Wilkins' Fractures in Children
Pyknodysostosis, also known as Maroteaux-Lamy syndrome, is a rare syndrome of short stature and generalized sclerosis of the entire skeleton. The dense brittle bones of affected children are highly susceptible to pathologic fractures.
James H. Beaty, James R. Kasser, 2010
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Pediatric Endocrinology: Mechanisms, Manifestations, and ...
Pyknodysostosis Pyknodysostosis was first described in 1962 (46,47). It is a rare, autosomal recessive disorder characterized by osteosclerosis with a generalized increase in bone density, separated cranial sutures, blue sclerae, a beaked ...
Ora Hirsch Pescovitz, Erica A. Eugster, 2004
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Teaching Atlas of Musculoskeletal Imaging
Pyknodysostosis does not demonstrate the Erlenmeyer flask deformity or the " bone-within-a-bone" deformity. q Cleidocranial dysostosis does not share the dense bones or acro-osteolysis seen in pyknodysostosis. q The artist Henri de ...
Peter L Munk, Anthony G Ryan, 2011
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Essentials of Pediatric Radiology: A Multimodality Approach
The syndrome of pyknodysostosis consists of osteosclerosis; short stature; frontal and occipital bossing; a small face with a receding chin; short, broad hands; and hypoplasia of the nails. Radiographic findings include generalized and uniform ...
Heike E. Daldrup-Link, Charles A. Gooding, 2010
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NORD Guide to Rare Disorders
FRCS(Edin). DEFINITION: Pyknodysostosis is a sclerosing osteochon- drodysplasia. DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS: Osteopetrosis; Cleidocra- nial dysostosis. SYMPTOMS AND SIGNS: Dwarfism, osteopetrosis, abbreviated terminal phalanges ...
National Organization for Rare Disorders, 2003
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Tachdjian's Pediatric Orthopaedics: From the Texas Scottish ...
Pyknodysostosis Pyknodysostosis was first described by Maroteaux and Lamy in 1962.14,15 The term pyknodysostosis was derived from the Greek words pycnos (meaning “thick” or “dense”), dys (meaning “defective”), and osteon (meaning ...
John A. Herring, 2013
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Medical Genetics
Unlike cystic fibrosis, pyknodysostosis is extremely rare although it has achieved disproportionate notoriety because of the possibility that Toulouse Lautrec was affected (see Box 4.2). The reason that it is included here, along with much more  ...
Ian D Young, 2010
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Syndromes of the Head and Neck
Currarino G: Primary spondyloysis of the axis vertebra (C2) in three children including one with pyknodysostosis. Pediatr Radiol 19:535–538, 1989. 10. Darcan S et al: A case of pycnodysostosis with growth hormone deficiency. Clin Genet ...
M.S. D.Sc. Regents' Professor Emeritus of Oral Pathology and Genetics at School of Dentistry Robert J. Gorlin D.D.S, D.M.D. M. Michael Cohen Jr., Ph.D. Professor Oral Pathology Faculty of Denistry, Ph.D. Department of Pediatrics and Medical Genetics Raoul C.M. Hennekam M.D., Academic Medical Center University of Amsterdam, 2001
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essentials of skeletal radiology
Unlike osteopetrosis, the medullary canal is maintained in patients with pyknodysostosis; therefore, anemia and splenomegaly are not associated with this dysplasia. (6,8) A patient presenting with extramedullary hematopoiesis has been ...
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Bone Formation
Pyknodysostosis. (PKND;. MIM. 265800). The features of this disorder are deformities of the skull (with wide sutures), of the maxilla and the phalanges; patients have osteosclerosis and bone fragility (Figure 7.4). Linkage analysis indicates the ...
Felix Bronner, Mary C. Farach-Carson, Mary Farach-Carson, 2003

2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PYKNODYSOSTOSIS»

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Uncommonly Ill -- The Double Whammy of Suffering from a Rare …
If a diabetic can be told she's faking it, imagine what might be said to someone with pyknodysostosis, say, or congenital wandering spleen. "It's been easier for ... «AlterNet, Apr 10»
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Dental and Facial Bone Abnormalities in Pyknodysostosis: CT …
Please address correspondence to Keith W. Fleming, MD, New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, 525 E. 68th St, New York, NY 10021; ... «AJNR, Jan 07»

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