Medical Dictionary

micrographia

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noun mi·cro·graph·ia \ˌmī-krō-ˈgraf-ē-ə\

Medical Definition of micrographia

  1. :  abnormally small handwriting or handwriting that becomes progressively smaller that is characteristic especially of Parkinson's disease An almost diagnostic sign of parkinsonism is micrographia—minute, and often diminishingly small, handwriting.—Oliver Sacks, The New Yorker, 23 Aug. 2004


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