ipsilateral

[ip-suh-lat-er-uhl]
adjective Anatomy.
pertaining to, situated on, or affecting the same side of the body: ipsilateral paralysis.
Compare contralateral.


Origin:
1905–10; < Latin ipsi- (combining form of ipse oneself, the very one) + lateral

ipsilaterally, adverb
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ipsilateral (ˌɪpsɪˈlætərəl)
 
adj
on or affecting the same side of the body
 
[C20: irregularly formed from Latin ipse self + lateral]

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ipsilateral ip·si·lat·er·al (ĭp'sə-lāt'ər-əl)
adj.
Located on or affecting the same side of the body.

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No risk increase was found for ipsilateral phone use for tumors located in the temporal and parietal lobes.
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