Pronunciation: ak-nē′mē-ă, ak-nē′mē-ă
- Congenital absence of legs.
- Atrophy of the muscles of the calves of the legs.
[G. a- priv. + knēmē, leg]
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.
© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.
Search Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Examples: glitazone, GI cocktail, etc.