facioscapulohumeral

adjective
fa·​cio·​scap·​u·​lo·​hu·​mer·​al | \ ˌfā-sh(ē-)ō-ˌskap-yə-lō-ˈhyüm-(ə-)rəl How to pronounce facioscapulohumeral (audio) \

Medical Definition of facioscapulohumeral

: relating to or affecting the muscles of the face, scapula, and arm facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophies

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“Facioscapulohumeral.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/facioscapulohumeral. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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