Paralysis of one side of the bodyFound on http://cal.vet.upenn.edu/projects/saortho/glossary/glossary.htm
- paralysis of one side of the bodyFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=hemiplegia
Paralysis of one half of the body.
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Paralysis of one side of the body.
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Hemiplegia: Paralysis of one side of the body. From hemi- (half) + plege (a blow, stroke).Found on http://www.medterms.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=3686
[ New Latin , from Greek ...; ... half + ... a stroke; confer French hémiplagie
A palsy that affects one side only of the body. -- Hem`i'pleg'ic adjective Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/H/32
<neurology> Paralysis of one side of the body. ... Origin: Gr. Pleg = stroke ... (18 Nov 1997) ... Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
(hem″e-ple´jә) paralysis of one side of the body; usually caused by a brain lesion, such as a tumor, or by stroke syndrome. The paralysis occurs on the side opposite the brain disorder, because motor axons from the cerebral cortex travel in two bands called the pyramidal tracts, and most of the fibers cross ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001
• (n.) A palsy that affects one side only of the body.Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/hemiplegia/
paralysis of the muscles of the lower face, arm, and leg on one side of the body. The most common cause of hemiplegia is damage to the corticospinal ... [3 related articles]Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/h/35
(haemi- + Gr. plg stroke) paralysis of one side of the body.Found on http://users.ugent.be/~rvdstich/eugloss/DIC/dictio38.html
Paralysis of one side of the body.Found on http://www.aans.org/Media/Glossary-of-Terminology
Hemiplegia or hemiplegy is a paralysis affecting one-half of the body.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/EH.HTM
Type: Term Pronunciation: hem′ē-plē′jē-ă Definitions: 1. Paralysis of one side of the body.Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=39986
Greek hemi = half, plegia = stroke, hence, paralysis of one half of the body.Found on http://www.anatomy.usyd.edu.au/glossary/glossary.cgi?
Hemiplegia /he.mə.pliː.dʒiə/ is paralysis of the arm, leg, and trunk on the same side of the body. Hemiplegia is more severe than hemiparesis, wherein one half of the body has marked weakness but not paralysis. Hemiplegia and hemiparesis may be congenital, or they might be acquired conditions resulting from an illness, an injury, or a stroke. ...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hemiplegia
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