"Synostosis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A union between adjacent bones or parts of a single bone formed by osseous material, such as ossified connecting cartilage or fibrous tissue. (Dorland, 27th ed)
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Synostosis" by people in Profiles.
Evolution of operative techniques for the treatment of single-suture metopic synostosis. Ann Plast Surg. 2007 Jul; 59(1):6-13.
Unilateral radio-ulnar synostosis, generalized hypotonia, developmental retardation, and a characteristic facial appearance in sibs: a new syndrome. Am J Med Genet. 1992 Aug 01; 43(6):942-5.