tetrabrachius

tetrabrachius

 [tet″rah-bra´ke-us]
a double fetus having four upper limbs.

tet·ra·bra·chi·us

(tet'ră-brā'kē-ŭs),
A person with four upper limbs.
[tetra- + G. brachiōn, arm]

tetrabrachius

(tĕt″ră-brā′kē-ŭs) [″ + brachion, arm]
A deformed fetus with four arms.

tetrabrachius

a double monster having four forelimbs.
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Zita and Gita Rezahanovas had form of dicephalus tetrabrachius tripus.
1999) documented dicephalus tetrapus tetrabrachius monster in a buffalo.
2006) successfully managed dystocia due to dicephus dipus tetrabrachius ischiopasgus conjoined monster and thoraco-sternopagus monster respectively, in buffaloes by cesarean section.
En terminos generales, los dos casos descritos corresponden a gemelos simetricos unidos (Monocephalus dipygus), clasificando el primero de ellos como Monocephalus thoracopagus tetrabrachius tetrapus, por presentar fusion de cabeza y torax, asi como cuatro miembros anteriores y cuatro posteriores.