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Located on or affecting the same side of the body.

[Alteration of Latin ipse, self + lateral.]

ip′si·lat′er·al·ly adv.
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(Medicine) on or affecting the same side of the body
[C20: irregularly formed from Latin ipse self + lateral]
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(ˌɪp səˈlæt ər əl)

pertaining to, situated on, or affecting the same side of the body.
[1905–10; < Latin ipsi- comb. form of ipse itself, the very one + lateral]
ip`si•lat′er•al•ly, adv.
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Adj.1.ipsilateral - on or relating to the same side (of the body)
contralateral - on or relating to the opposite side (of the body)
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a. ipsilateral, ipsolateral, que afecta el mismo lado del cuerpo.
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