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Definition of the noun amastia
What does amastia mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- absence of the mammary glands (either through surgery or developmental defect)
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Breast Pathology (2016)
by David J Dabbs
Amastia is an extremely rare condition in which the normal growth of the breast and nipple does not occur because of the complete failure of mammary line development at around 6...
Amastia is the complete failure of the breast to develop.
A Volume in the Pattern Recognition Series by Kristen A. Atkins, Christina Kong
Amastia Definition and Synonyms Amastia is the complete absence of primary breast development. Box 5-1. Congenital and Developmental Abnormalities Infants and Children Aplasia (amastia, athelia, amazia) Supernumerary nipple ...
by R. E. Mansel, David J. T. Webster, L. E. Hughes, Helen Sweetland
Amastia is a rare condition and is presumably due to failure of the milk line to develop, or to complete its involution. It is not surprising that such an obvious abnormality was recorded in biblical times (Song of Solomon, viii 8). The condition is ...
Solving Complications and Avoiding Unfavorable Results by Seth Thaller, Zubin Panthaki
HYPOPLASTIC BREAST DISORDERS Amastia is a rare condition characterized by the complete absence ...
amastia A ...
Pocket Medical Dictionary (1999)
by B. Jain Publishers Staff
Amastia, ah-mas'-te-ah. Congenital absence of the breasts. Amaurosis , am-aw-ro'-sis. Partial or total blindness. A., Albuminu'ric, that due to renal disease.
by Elizabeth A. Martin, Oxford University Press
Examples: amastia ( absence.
Concise Medical Dictionary (2010)
by Elizabeth A. Martin
A New Medical Dictionary (1890)
by George Milbry Gould
See Amastia. Am'ber. See Succinum. Am'bergrease, or Am'bergris (amber and Fr . gris, gray). A substance excreted by the sperm whale, Physeter macrocephalus. It is not known whether it is a pathological product or the thickened, insoluble ...
Mosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)
amastia /əmas′′tē·ə/ [Gk, a, mastos, not breast], the absence of the breasts in women caused by a congenital defect, an endocrine disorder ...
by Myrna Breskin, Kevin Dumith, Enid Pearsons, Robert Seeman
amastia/o más 'té of both breasts. amaurosis /ám'ô rö'sis/ blindness, especially when the cause is ...
by Thomas Lathrop Stedman
amastia, amazia. atrophy, mastatrophia, mastatrophy, ...
amastia (alrmas'te- ah) [Gr. a. priv. —l- pain-6g breast]. Absence of the mammze. mativeneas (am'at- iv—nes) [L. ama're to love]. Normal sexual desire. amabory (am'at-o-rc) [L.
Same as *amastia. amaurosis, n. – Intoxication amaurosis, blindness due # the action of some systemic poison, such as alcohol or tobacco. Amaurotic family idiocy, a form of idiocy accompanied by constant and irremediable retinal lesions ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)
Same as *amastia. amaurosis, n. – Intoxication amaurosis, blindness due to the action of some systemic poison, such as alcohol or tobacco. Amaurotic family idiocy, a form of idiocy accompanied by constant and irremediable retinal lesions ...
The Century Dictionary (1914)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language
Same as *amastia. amaurosis, m. – Intoxication amaurosis, blindness due to the action of some systemic poison, such as alcohol or tobacco. Amaurotic family idiocy, a form of idiocy accompanied by constant and irremediable retinal lesions ...
amastia ( a-mas'ti-ä), n. [NL., & Gr. *āuadria, < duaaroc, without breasts, ( ò- priv. + uadróg, breast.] Congenital absence of the nipples or of the entire breasts. amasty ...
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