TITLE

hemiataxia

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p958
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "hemiataxia" is presented. Hemiataxia refers to an impaired muscular coordination causing awkward movements of the affected side of the body. The term originated from the Greek words "hemi-" which means half and "ataxia" which means lack of order. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21230330

 

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