acephalism


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a·ceph·a·ly

(ā-sef'ă-lē),
Congenital absence of the head.
Synonym(s): acephalia (1) , acephalism
[G. a- priv. + kephalē, head]

acephalism

See acephaly.

acephalia

, acephalism (ā″sĕ-fāl′yă) (ā″sef′ă-lizm) [ a- + cephalo-, head]
Congenital absence of the head.