I. Definition

  1. Growth Assessment tool in the evaluation of abnormal growth

III. Technique

  1. Age under 2 years
    1. Knee XRay (Anteroposterior and lateral)
    2. Hand XRay (Anteroposterior and Lateral)
  2. Age over 2 years
    1. Left hand (anteroposterior)
    2. Left wrist (anteroposterior)

IV. Interpretation

  1. Bone Age 2 SD above or below Chronological age suggests a pathological condition

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Ontology: Bone age (C0429620)

Concepts Finding (T033)
SnomedCT 123980006
English age bones, bone age, age bone, Bone age, Bone age (observable entity), Bone age, function (observable entity)
Spanish edad ósea (entidad observable), edad ósea