rhinocephaly

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anomaly

 [ah-nom´ah-le]
marked deviation from normal. adj., adj anom´alous.
Axenfeld's anomaly a developmental anomaly characterized by a circular opacity of the posterior peripheral cornea, and caused by an irregularly thickened, axially displaced Schwalbe's ring.
congenital anomaly (developmental anomaly) absence, deformity, or excess of body parts as the result of faulty development of the embryo.
Ebstein's anomaly see ebstein's anomaly.
May-Hegglin anomaly a rare dominantly inherited disorder of blood cell morphology, characterized by RNA-containing cytoplasmic inclusions (similar to Döhle bodies) in granulocytes, by large, poorly granulated platelets, and by thrombocytopenia.

rhi·no·ceph·a·ly

, rhinocephalia (rī'nō-sef'ă-lē, -se-fā'lē-ă),
Rhinencephaly; a form of cyclopia in which the nose is represented by a fleshy proboscislike protuberance arising above the slitlike orbits, and the rhinencephalic lobes of the telencephalon are poorly developed with some tendency to become fused.
[rhino- + G. kephalē, head]

rhinocephaly

/rhi·no·ceph·a·ly/ (rhi″no-sef´ah-le) a developmental anomaly characterized by the presence of a proboscis-like nose above eyes partially or completely fused into one.

rhi·no·ceph·a·ly

, rhinocephalia (rī'nō-sef'ă-lē, -sĕ-fā'lē-ă)
Cyclopia in which the nose is represented by a fleshy protuberance arising above the slitlike orbits, and the rhinencephalic lobes of the telencephalon are poorly developed.
[rhino- + G. kephalē, head]

rhi·no·ceph·a·ly

, rhinocephalia (rī'nō-sef'ă-lē, -sĕ-fā'lē-ă)
Form of cyclopia in which nose is represented by a fleshy proboscislike protuberance arising above slitlike orbits.
[rhino- + G. kephalē, head]

rhinocephaly

a developmental anomaly characterized by the presence of a proboscis-like nose above eyes partially or completely fused into one.
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