(pathol) a persistent sensation of numbness and tingling in the hands and feet
acroparesthesia acroparesthesia ac·ro·par·es·the·sia (āk’rō-pār’ĭs-thē’zhə) n. Numbness, tingling, or other abnormal sensations in one or more of the extremities.
any disease of the extremities. acropathy a·crop·a·thy (ə-krŏp’ə-thē) n. Hereditary clubbing of the fingers and toes without an associated progressive disease.
(of an inflorescence) developing upward, toward the apex. adjective (of leaves and flowers) produced in order from the base upwards so that the youngest are at the apex Compare basipetal
noun one who lives in the mountains, one who loves mountain Word Origin Greek acro- ‘summit, peak’