hemidystrophy

[hĕm′ĭ-dĭstrə-fē]

n.

Underdevelopment of one side of the body.

Nearby words

  1. hemicyclium,
  2. hemidemisemiquaver,
  3. hemidesmosome,
  4. hemidiaphoresis,
  5. hemidysesthesia,
  6. hemiectromelia,
  7. hemielytron,
  8. hemiepilepsy,
  9. hemifacial,
  10. hemigastrectomy


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