microcheiria


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Related to microcheiria: macrocheilia

microcheiria

 [mi″kro-ki´re-ah]
abnormal smallness of the hands.

mi·cro·chei·ri·a

, microchiria (mī'krō-kī'rē-ă),
Smallness of the hands.
[micro- + G. cheir, hand]

microcheiria

/mi·cro·chei·ria/ (-ki´re-ah) abnormal smallness of the hands.

microcheiria

[mī′krōkī′rē·ə]
Etymology: Gk, mikros + cheir, hand
a developmental defect characterized by abnormal smallness of the hands. The condition is usually associated with other congenital malformations or with bone and muscle disorders. Also spelled microchiria.

mi·cro·chei·ri·a

, microchiria (mī-krō-kī'rē-ă)
Abnormal smallness of the hands.
[micro- + G. cheir, hand]