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Sclerosis of 5th toe phalanx

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Anatomical Abnormality
Synonyms: Increased bone density in little toe bone; Increased bone density in pinkie toe bone; Increased bone density in pinky toe bone; Sclerosis of the phalanges of the 5th toe
HPO: HP:0100929


An elevation in bone density in one or more phalanges of the fifth toe. Sclerosis is normally detected on a radiograph as an area of increased opacity. [from HPO]

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