Medical Dictionary

hemiatrophy

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noun hemi·at·ro·phy \-ˈa-trə-fē\

Medical Definition of hemiatrophy

plural

hemiatrophies

  1. :  atrophy that affects one half of an organ or part or one side of the whole body facial hemiatrophy—compare hemihypertrophy


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