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Definition of Iliac horns

Iliac horns: Symmetrical bilateral central posterior iliac processes. In other words, horn-like malformations of the crest of both iliac bones of the pelvis. A characteristic finding in the nail-patella syndrome.

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Last Editorial Review: 8/28/2013

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