What is the meaning of the word hemiplegia?

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Noun
  1. Total or partial inability to move one side of the body.
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Fuentes has numerous stories of the people who have chosen indoor rowing, including a friend with hemiplegia who uses indoor rowing as part of his rehabilitation.
In the latter one can seldom rouse the patient, the pupils are often unequal, and hemiplegia is present.
Is hemiplegia a dyspepsia of the nerves of nutriment of the brain and organs of that side?
There can also be hemiplegia, affecting one half of the body, or monoplegia, affecting one limb.
Sarah, who suffers from hemiplegia and only has the full use of one hand, hopes her success will inspire other youngsters with disabilities.
Preventing recurrent falls in patients with nonmodifiable risks such as hemiplegia or joint deformities can be more challenging.

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