astomia

astomia

 [ah-sto´me-ah]
congenital atresia of the mouth. adj., adj asto´matous.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

a·sto·mi·a

(ă-stō'mē-ă),
Congenital absence of the mouth.
[G. a- priv. + stoma, mouth]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

a·sto·mi·a

(ă-stō'mē-ă)
Congenital absence of the mouth.
[G. a- priv. + stoma, mouth]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
Presencia de proboscide central, ciclopia, y ausencia de apertura bucal (astomia), agnatia (ausencia de maxilar inferior) y fusion de pabellones auriculares en la linea media o sinotia (signo clinico tambien denominado otocefalia) (Foto 1).