dicephalus


dicephalus
n.; see craniopagus

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  • Dicephalus — Dicephalus, Mißgeburt mit zwei Köpfen …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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  • dicephalus — Symmetrical conjoined twins with two separate heads. See conjoined twins, under twin. SYN: bicephalus, diplocephalus. [G. di , two, + kephale, head] d. diauchenos a d. with separate necks. SYN: derodidymus. d. dipus dibrachius a d. in which there …   Medical dictionary

  • dicephalus — di·ceph·a·lus …   English syllables

  • dicephalus — …   Useful english dictionary

  • dicephalus dipus dibrachius — a fetus with two heads but only two feet and two upper limbs …   Medical dictionary

  • dicephalus dipus tetrabrachius — conjoined twins with only two lower limbs, but with varying degrees of fusion of the upper trunks, each component having a head and two upper limbs …   Medical dictionary

  • dicephalus dipus tribrachius — a fetus with two heads, two feet, and a median complete or rudimentary third upper limb …   Medical dictionary

  • dicephalus dipygus — anakatadidymus …   Medical dictionary

  • dicephalus parasiticus — desmiognathus …   Medical dictionary


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