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hemidecortication

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noun hemi·de·cor·ti·ca·tion \-(ˌ)dē-ˌkȯrt-ə-ˈkā-shən\

Medical Definition of hemidecortication

  1. :  removal of the cortex from one lateral half of the cerebrum


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