A condition in which an individual has a supernumerary limb attached to the abdomen. See: conjoined twins.
[gastro- + G. melos, a limb]
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gastromelusAn unequal conjoined twin in which the parasitic twin largely consists of a limb attached to the abdominal wall of the host twin; it is little used in the working medical parlance.
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