SYN: acromesomelic dwarfism. SYN: acromelia. [acro- + G. melos, limb, + ia, condition]

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  • Dwarfism — Abnormally short stature, which may be due to a variety of causes. Some forms are hereditary. See also {{}}achondroplasia; dwarfism, pituitary. * * * A condition or a group of conditions in which the standing height of the person is below the 3rd …   Medical dictionary

  • acromelia — SYN: acromesomelia …   Medical dictionary

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