Unequal conjoined twins in which an acephalous parasite is attached to the abdomen of the autosite. See: conjoined twins.
[gastro- + G. a- priv. + kephalē, head]
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gastroacephalusA rarely used term for unequal conjoined twins in which an acephalic parasite is attached to the abdominal wall of the host twin.
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