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What is epipheseal plate?

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Dr. Shawn Hennigan
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Bone anatomy

The end of a long bone is called the epiphysis.
The flare next to the end is the metaphysis. The shaft of a long bone is called the disphysis.

In brief: Bone anatomy

The end of a long bone is called the epiphysis.
The flare next to the end is the metaphysis. The shaft of a long bone is called the disphysis.
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