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hemiparesis

noun hemi·pa·re·sis \ ˌhem-i-pə-ˈrē-səs , -ˈpar-ə- \

medical Definition of hemiparesis

plural hemipareses play \-ˌsēz\
: muscular weakness or partial paralysis restricted to one side of the body
  • discharged with a residual partial right hemiparesis
  • —P. W. Wright

hemiparetic

play \-pə-ˈret-ik\ adjective

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