Acormus | definition of acormus by Medical dictionary
acormus (ă-kor′mŭs) [ ¹an- + Gr. kormos, tree trunk]
1. Lack of a trunk.
2. A fetal abnormality consisting of a head and extremities without a trunk.
References in periodicals archive
* Acardico acormus
: solo desarrollo cabeza, poco frecuente (5 %).
Some children with extreme hypertony in the acormus
area, severe scoliosis, or similar problems have to be positioned firmly and fixed.
In Acardius Acormus
twin, only the foetal head is well developed and rest all are absent.