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Medical Term:


Pronunciation: ster'no-pa'je-a

Definition: Condition shown by conjoined twins united at the sterna or more extensively at the ventral walls of the chest.

See: conjoined twins, under twin

[sterno- + G. pagos, something fixed]

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