Skip to Content
Medical Term:

polygnathus

Pronunciation: po-lig'na-thus

Definition: Unequal conjoined twins in which the parasite is attached to the jaw of the autosite.

See: conjoined twins, under twin

[poly- + G. gnathos, jaw]

© Copyright 2016 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.
Hide