astasia

[ uh-stey-zhuh, -zhee-uh, -zee-uh ]
/ əˈsteɪ ʒə, -ʒi ə, -zi ə /

noun Medicine/Medical.

inability to stand due to a limitation or absence of muscular coordination.

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Origin of astasia

1885–90; < Greek astasía instability, equivalent to ástat(os) (see astatic) + -ia -ia
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Medical definitions for astasia

astasia
[ ə-stāzhə ]

n.

The inability to stand due to muscular incoordination.
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