limb

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surgical removal of all or part of a limb amputation
surgeon who remove part or all of a limb amputator
someone who has had a limb removed by amputation amputee
human limb; technically the part of the superior limb between the shoulder and the elbow but commonly used to refer to the whole superior limb arm
upper limb arm
shedding limb when injured or attacked autotomy
limb by amputation, loss of avulsion
form of muscular dystrophy that sets in in adolescence or adulthood and progresses slowly but will affect all voluntary muscles; characterized by generalized weakness and muscle wasting that affects limb and trunk muscles first; similar to Duchenne's musc Becker muscular dystrophy
plant limb branch
burning pain in a limb along the course of a peripheral nerve; usually associated with skin changes causalgia
grasping structure on the limb of a crustacean or other arthropods chela , claw , nipper , pincer
circular movement of a limb or eye circumduction
pincer at the end of a limb claw
epilepsy in which the attack begins with an isolated disturbance of cerebral function (as a twitching of a limb or an illusory sensation or a mental disturbance) cortical epilepsy , focal epilepsy
myositis characterized by weakness of limb and neck muscles and much muscle pain and selling accompanied by skin rash affecting cheeks and eyelids and neck and chest and limbs; progression and severity vary among individuals dermatomyositis
displace a bone or limb dislocate
limb, displace dislocate
cut off limb dismember
limb, deprive of dismember , maim , mutilate
back part of limb or organ dorsum
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