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quadriparesis

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noun quad·ri·pa·re·sis \ˌkwäd-rə-pə-ˈrē-səs, -ˈpar-ə-\

Medical Definition of quadriparesis

plural quadripareses \-ˌsēz\play

  1. :  muscle weakness affecting all four limbs—called also tetraparesis




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