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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.

a·me·li·a

(ă-mē'lē-ă),
Congenital absence of a limb or limbs. Autosomal dominant, autosomal recessive, and X-linked forms have been reported, but most cases are sporadic.
[G. a- priv. + melos, a limb]

amelia

(1) Limblessness.
(2) An obsolete term for a period of euphoria occurring in the manic phase of bipolar disorder, formerly, manic-depressive psychosis.

amelia

Limblessness. See Phocomelia.

a·me·li·a

(ă-mē'lē-ă)
Congenital absence of a limb or limbs.
[G. a- priv. + melos, a limb]

a·me·li·a

(ă-mē'lē-ă)
Congenital absence of a limb or limbs.
[G. a- priv. + melos, a limb]
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Amelia." " Mum Michelle said: "Amelia trialled one of these trikes and she cried because she was so happy to be able to ride it.
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"She tried to teach him some dance steps, but I think he is a better surgeon than he is a dancer!" Amelia was diagnosed with an osteosarcoma in her left femur in August 2017 and underwent surgery to amputate the affected limb just over a year ago, also undergoing numerous rounds of chemotherapy.
Amelia was born in London on December 2017, and is the first child of Garcia with her husband, businessman Lloyd Birchmore.
"Amelia has adapted brilliantly to Willow and is already growing a close bond with her."
Born on Sunday, May 13 weighing 6lb 7oz, she joins Amelia, nine, and Fay, 14.
The Scott's high profile bid for permission to convert theirDarras Hallhome into one suited for disabled Amelia's needs took an agonising year.