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astasia

 [as-ta´zhah]
motor incoordination with inability to stand. adj., adj astat´ic.
astasia-aba´sia motor incoordination with an inability to stand or walk despite normal ability to move the legs when sitting or lying down, a form of hysterical ataxia.

a·sta·si·a

(ă-stā'zē-ă),
Inability, through muscular incoordination, to stand.
[G. unsteadiness, from a-priv. + stasis, standing]

astasia

/asta·sia/ (as-ta´zhah) motor incoordination with inability to stand.astat´ic
astasia-aba´sia  inability to stand or walk although the legs are otherwise under control.

astasia

(ə-stā′zhə)
n.
Inability to stand because of motor incoordination.

astasia

[astā′zhə]
Etymology: Gk, a, stasis, not stand, a, basis, not step
a lack of motor coordination marked by an inability to stand or sit without assistance.

astasia

A disorder of gait reflecting a primary balance disorder accompanied by postural instability.

a·sta·si·a

(ă-stā'zē-ă)
Inability, through muscular incoordination, to stand.
[G. unsteadiness, from a-priv. + stasis, standing]

astasia

Inability to stand upright because of lack of muscular coordination, not because of paralysis.

astasia

motor incoordination with inability to stand.

astasia-abasia
inability or refusal to stand or walk although the legs are otherwise under control.