megalocheiria


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megalocheiria

 [meg″ah-lo-ki´re-ah]
abnormal largeness of the hands.
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mac·ro·chei·ri·a

, macrochiria (mak'rō-kī'rē-ă),
A condition characterized by abnormally large hands.
[macro- + G. cheir, hand]
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chiromegaly

Enlargement of one or more hands. Although chiromegaly is specific to the hands, acromegaly is of more common use in the working medical parlance.
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mac·ro·chei·ri·a

, macrochiria (mak'rō-kī'rē-ă)
A condition characterized by abnormally large hands.
Synonym(s): megalocheiria, megalochiria.
[macro- + G. cheir, hand]
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