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ba0007p190 | (1) | ICCBH2019

Cone-shaped epiphyses involving the knees: report of a case and differential diagnosis

Doulgeraki Artemis , Lykopoulou Lilia , Georgiadou Elissavet , Stelianidi Athanasia , Dermentzoglou Vasiliki , Anastasopoulos John , Kanaka-Gantenbein Christina

Background: Metaphyseal chondrodysplasias with cone-shaped epiphyses and cup-shaped metaphyses are very rare. We present a case with this particular skeletal phenotype, along with its differentials.Presenting Problem: Our female patient, aged 3.8 years, was the 2nd child of healthy, unrelated Greek parents, who were worried about her bilateral knee stiffness, which resulted in a limp and also in walking with her knees bent. At presentation, she was noted...