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diplegia

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(dī-plē′jē-ă )

[Gr. dis, twice, + plege, a stroke]

1. Paralysis of similar parts on both sides of the body.
2. In cerebral palsy, excessive stiffness usually occurs in all limbs but greater stiffness in the legs than in the arms.
diplegic (-jĭk ), adj.

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Venes, Donald, editor. "Diplegia." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/748792/all/diplegia.
Diplegia. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/748792/all/diplegia. Accessed July 19, 2019.
Diplegia. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/748792/all/diplegia
Diplegia [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 July 19]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/748792/all/diplegia.
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