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acheiropodia, achiropodia
1. Congenital absence of hands and feet.
2. A congenital (medical condition that is present at birth) defect which consists of bilateral congenital amputations of the upper and lower extremities (hands and feet), as well as aplasia of the hands and feet.

Aplasia is a defective development resulting in the absence of all or part of an organ or tissue.

This entry is located in the following unit: cheiro-, cheir-, chiro-, chir-, -cheiria, -chiria + (page 1)