hemidystrophy

hemidystrophy

 [hem″e-dis´tro-fe]
unequal development of the two sides of the body.
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hem·i·dys·tro·phy

(hem'ē-dis'trŏ-fē),
Underdevelopment of one lateral half of the body.
[hemi- + G. dys-, ill, + trophē, nourishment, growth]
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hem·i·dys·tro·phy

(hem'ē-dis'trŏ-fē)
Underdevelopment of one lateral half of the body.
[hemi- + G. dys-, ill, + trophē, nourishment, growth]
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