hemiparalysis

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

hemi- +‎ paralysis

Noun[edit]

hemiparalysis (uncountable)

  1. paralysis of half of the face or body
    • 2015 August 20, “Mesenchymal Stem Cells Stabilize Atherosclerotic Vulnerable Plaque by Anti-Inflammatory Properties”, in PLOS ONE[1], DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0136026:
      One animal in the VP group developed cerebral infarction and showed symptoms of hemiparalysis, and was humanely euthanized by a lethal dose of pentobarbital sodium.