acephalia

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Noun1.acephalia - absence of the head (as in the development of some monsters)acephalia - absence of the head (as in the development of some monsters)
teras, monster - (medicine) a grossly malformed and usually nonviable fetus
abnormalcy, abnormality - an abnormal physical condition resulting from defective genes or developmental deficiencies
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Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, GSVM Medical College, Kanpur - A rare case of acardiac acephalus twin pregnancy, J Obstet Gynecol India Vol.
Acardius acephalus after induced ovulation: a case report.
En nuestro reporte, los hallazgos del gemelo acardico caben dentro de la descripcion de acardius mylacephalus, descrito por Simonds y Gowen, (11) que debe ser diferenciada del subtipo acardius acephalus.