hemicephalia

hemicephalia

 [hem″e-sĕ-fa´le-ah]
congenital absence of the cerebrum.
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hem·i·ce·pha·li·a

(hem'ē-se-fā'lē-ă),
Congenital failure of the cerebrum to develop normally; usually the cerebellum and basal ganglia are represented at least in rudimentary form.
Synonym(s): partial anencephaly
[hemi- + G. kephalē, head]
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hem·i·ce·pha·li·a

(hem'ē-sĕ-fā'lē-ă)
Congenital failure of the cerebrum to develop normally; usually the cerebellum and basal ganglia are represented at least in rudimentary form.
[hemi- + G. kephalē, head]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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