hemiparalysis


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hemiparalysis

 [hem″e-pah-ral´ĭ-sis]
paralysis of one side of the body.
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Breathing is often compromised due to diaphragm hemiparalysis secondary to the interscalene block, as well as an obese abdomen causing superior pressure on the diaphragm and increased intraabdominal pressure.
She suffered brain damage with aphasia and right hemiparalysis.