hyperostosis frontalis interna

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hyperostosis frontalis interna hyperostosis fron·ta·lis in·ter·na (frŭn-tā'lĭs ĭn-tûr'nə)
The abnormal deposition of bone on the frontal bone of the skull; it most commonly affects women and is seen in Morgagni's syndrome.

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