leptocephaly


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lep·to·ceph·a·ly

(lep'tō-sef'ă-lē),
A malformation characterized by an abnormally tall, narrow cranium.
[lepto- + G. kephalē, head]
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leptocephaly

(1) An elongated and narrow cranium.
(2) An abnormally small skull (rarely used and etymologically incorrect); e.g., microcephaly.
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lep·to·ceph·a·ly

(lep'tō-sef'ă-lē)
A malformation characterized by an abnormally tall, narrow cranium.
[lepto- + G. kephalē, head]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012