contralateral meaning

  "contralateral" in a sentence
Adjective: contralateral
  1. On or relating to the opposite side (of the body)

Antonym: ipsilateral

Encyclopedia: Contralateral


[Medicine]
adj : occurring on or acting in conjunction with a part on the opposite side of the body ‹the brain cortex controls contralateral muscles› —compare IPSILATERAL

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  1. effect of contralateral hearing aid for on performance of cochlear implant user
  2. there is controversy concerning its use with a normal contralateral kidney
  3. clinical observation on treating trigeminal neuralgic with the method of contralateral insertion on the face
  4. the improvements even reached normal levels as compared with the contralateral knee
  5. the haematoma on one side was treated with hirudoid cream and that of the contralateral side with placebo

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