cyclopia

[n] - a developmental abnormality in which there is only one eye
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Cyclopia

Cyclopia: A congenital abnormality (birth defect) in which there is only one eye. That eye is centrally placed in the area normally occupied by the root of the nose. There is a missing nose or a nose in the form of a proboscis (a tubular appendage) located above the eye. Cyclopia and milder forms of the same developmental disorder result from holop...
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cyclopia

A congenital defect in which the two orbits merge to form a single cavity containing one eye, its origin evidenced by fusion of the right and left optic primordia, and in which the nose is absent; usually combined with cyclencephaly. ... Synonym: cyclopea, synophthalmia, synophthalmus. ... Origin: G. Kyklops, fr. Kyklos, circle, + ops, eye ... (05 ...
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cyclopia

noun a developmental abnormality in which there is only one eye
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cyclopia

(si-klo´pe-ә) a developmental anomaly characterized by a single orbital fossa, with the globe absent or rudimentary, apparently normal, or duplicated, or the nose absent or present as a tubular appendix located above the orbit.
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cyclopia

(from the article `malformation`) Cyclopian malformations with a single median eye occur rarely in man and other animals. More frequent anomalies are anophthalmia (absence of eyes) ...
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Cyclopia

[plant] Cyclopia, better known by the common name Honeybush, or Heuningbos in Afrikaans, is a genus of flowering plants in the legume family, Fabaceae, of the subfamily Faboideae. The description was published by Étienne Pierre Ventenat in 1808. The name Ibbetsonia, published two years later, is regarded as a synonym of this genus; John Si...
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cyclopia

Type: Term Pronunciation: sī-klō′pē-ă Definitions: 1. A congenital defect in which the two orbits are united to form a single cavity containing one eye, which typically results from union of the right and left optic primordia, usually combined with holoprosencephaly or cyclencephaly. Synonyms: cyclopea, synophthalmia, syno...
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Cyclopia

Cyclopia is the medical condition of a person born with only one eye orbit.
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Cyclopia

Cyclopia (also cyclocephaly or synophthalmia) is a rare form of holoprosencephaly and is a congenital disorder (birth defect) characterized by the failure of the embryonic prosencephalon to properly divide the orbits of the eye into two cavities. Its incidence is 1 in 16,000 in born animals, and 1 in 250 in embryos, 1 in 2,500 that end in miscarri...
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