ac·ne·mi·a, aknemia (ak-nē'mē-ă, ak-nē'mē-ă),
1. Congenital absence of legs.
2. Atrophy of the muscles of the calves of the legs.
[G. a- priv. + knēmē, leg]
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acnemia(1) Atrophy of the calf muscles.
(2) Congenital absence of one or more legs.
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acnemia(ăk-nē′mē-ă) [ a- + Gr. knēmē, lower leg + -ia]
Wasting of the calves of the legs.
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