crossed paralysis

noun
variants: or crossed palsy

Definition of crossed paralysis

: paralysis affecting the extremities of one side and the face on the opposite side or the arm on one side and the leg on the other

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“Crossed paralysis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/crossed%20paralysis. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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