Epiphyseal spur

Epiphyseal spur or beak refers to a spur seen in skeletally mature individuals arising at the level of closed epiphyseal line. It may be seen in any epiphysis.

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rID: 52996
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • physeal spur
  • physeal beak
  • Epiphyseal beak
  • Epiphyseal spurs

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Cases and figures

  • Case 1: epiphyseal spur of the distal radius
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