acormus

acormus

(ă-kor′mŭs) [ ¹an- + Gr. kormos, tree trunk]
1. Lack of a trunk.
2. A fetal abnormality consisting of a head and extremities without a trunk.
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Some children with extreme hypertony in the acormus area, severe scoliosis, or similar problems have to be positioned firmly and fixed.