Klumpke's paralysis

noun
Klump·​ke's paralysis | \ˈklümp-kēz- \

Medical Definition of Klumpke's paralysis 

: atrophic paralysis of the forearm and the hand due to injury to the eighth cervical and first thoracic nerves

Learn More about Klumpke's paralysis

Share Klumpke's paralysis

Comments on Klumpke's paralysis

What made you want to look up Klumpke's paralysis? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to enclose within walls

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Late Autumn 2018 Words of the Day Quiz

  • frosted-autumn-leaves
  • Which is a synonym of yahoo?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!