ectro-

ectro-

(ek'trō),
Congenital absence of a part.
[G. ektrōsis, miscarriage]

ectro-

prefix meaning "loss or absence of, miscarriage, abortion"; used primarily to indicate a loss of limbs or body parts: ectrodactyly, ectromelia.

ectro-

Prefix meaning congenital absence of a part.
[G. ektrōsis, miscarriage]

ectro-

word element. [Gr.] miscarriage, congenital absence.
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Hemi- and ectro- Ectrodactyly, Hindlimb Frog melia , hindlimb (%) hindlimb (%) asymmetry (%) Bull 27.