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, macrochiria (mak'rō-kī'rē-ă),
A condition characterized by abnormally large hands.
[macro- + G. cheir, hand]
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Enlargement of one or more hands. Although chiromegaly is specific to the hands, acromegaly is of more common use in the working medical parlance.
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Enlargement of one or both hands that is not a growth hormone disorder or the result of disease of the pituitary gland. The condition may be caused by SYRINGOMYELIA.
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