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Abnormal Sharpey fiber morphology

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Anatomical Abnormality
Synonyms: Abnormal Sharpey fibre morphology; Abnormality of Sharpey fibers; Abnormality of Sharpey fibres; Enthesis abnormality
HPO: HP:0100685


An abnormality of Sharpey's fibers (bone fibers, or perforating fibers), which are a matrix of connective tissue consisting of bundles of strong collagenous fibres connecting periosteum to bone. [from HPO]

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  • CROGVAbnormal Sharpey fiber morphology

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Huang YG, Chen L, Gu YD, Yu GR
J Neurosurg Pediatr 2011 Jun;7(6):676-80. doi: 10.3171/2011.3.PEDS1159. PMID: 21631208

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