hemicraniosis

noun
hemi·​cra·​ni·​o·​sis | \ -ˌkrā-nē-ˈō-səs How to pronounce hemicraniosis (audio) \

Medical Definition of hemicraniosis

: cranial hyperostosis affecting only one lateral half of the head

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“Hemicraniosis.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hemicraniosis. Accessed 26 January 2020.

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