acephalus


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Related to acephalus: hemiapraxia

acephalus

 [a-sef´ah-lus]
a headless fetus.

a·ceph·a·lus

(ā-sef'ă-lŭs),
A headless fetus.
Synonym(s): acephalia (2) , acephalism
[G. a- priv. + kephalē, head]

acephalus

/aceph·a·lus/ a headless fetus.

acephalus

[əsef′ələs]
Etymology: Gk, a + kephale, without head
a headless fetus.

a·ceph·a·lus

, acephalia (ā-se-fā'lŭs, -lē-ă)
A headless fetus.
[G. a- priv. + kephalē, head]

acephalus

A fetal monster lacking a well-defined head. The term ANENCEPHALY has a similar meaning.

acephalus

a headless fetus.