acampsia

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ἀκαμψία (akampsia, inflexibility) (from ἀ- (a-, not) + κάμπτω (kamptō, bend)).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

acampsia

  1. (pathology) Rigidity of a joint.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Thomas, Clayton L., ed. Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary. 5th. Philadelphia: F.A. Davis Co., 1993.
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