sympodia


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Related to sympodia: symposia, syndactylous

symmelia

 [sim-e´le-ah]
a developmental anomaly characterized by apparent fusion of the lower limbs. There may be three feet (tripodial symmelia), two feet (dipodial symmelia), one foot (monopodial symmelia), or no feet (apodal symmelia or sirenomelia).

sym·po·di·a

(sim-pō'dē-ă),
Condition characterized by union of the feet.
See also: sirenomelia, sympus.
[sym- + G. pous, foot]

sympodia

/sym·po·dia/ (sim-po´de-ah) symmelia.

sympodia

[simpō′dē·ə]
Etymology: Gk, syn, together, pous, foot
a congenital developmental anomaly characterized by fusion of the lower extremities. See also sirenomelus, sympus.

sym·po·di·a

(sim-pō'dē-ă)
Condition characterized by union of the feet.
See also: sirenomelia
[sym- + G. pous, foot]

sympodia

fusion of the lower extremities.