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ipsilateral

[ip-suh-lat-er-uh l] /ˌɪp səˈlæt ər əl/
adjective, Anatomy
1.
pertaining to, situated on, or affecting the same side of the body:
ipsilateral paralysis.
Compare contralateral.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; < Latin ipsi- (combining form of ipse oneself, the very one) + lateral
Related forms
ipsilaterally, adverb
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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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ipsilateral

/ˌɪpsɪˈlætərəl/
adjective
1.
on or affecting the same side of the body
Word Origin
C20: irregularly formed from Latin ipse self + lateral
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Word Origin and History for ipsilateral
adj.

1907, from Latin ipse "self" + lateral.

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ipsilateral in Medicine

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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