[dis-ahr-three-uh] /dɪsˈɑr θri ə/
any of certain disorders of articulation, as stammering or stuttering, caused by a nerve defect.
imperfect articulation of speech caused by damage to the nervous system
dysarthria dys·ar·thri·a (dĭs-är’thrē-ə)
Difficulty in articulating words due to emotional stress or to paralysis, incoordination, or spasticity of the muscles used in speaking.
dysarthrosis dys·ar·thro·sis (dĭs’är-thrō’sĭs) n.
[dis-aw-tuh-noh-mee-uh] /dɪsˌɔ təˈnoʊ mi ə/ noun, Pathology. 1. a rare inherited disorder of the autonomic nervous system, occurring mostly in Ashkenazic Jews, characterized by lack of reflexes, abnormal sweating, defective lacrimation and sense perceptions, emotional instability, and motor incoordination. dysautonomia dys·au·to·no·mi·a (dĭs-ô’tə-nō’mē-ə) n.
[dis-bah-riz-uh m] /ˈdɪs bɑˌrɪz əm/ noun, Medicine/Medical. 1. the condition resulting from a difference between the atmospheric pressure and the pressure of gases within the body. dysbarism dys·bar·ism (dĭs’bə-rĭz’əm) n. A complex of symptoms resulting from exposure to excessively low or rapidly changing air pressure.
dysbasia dys·ba·si·a (dĭs-bā’zē-ə, -zhə) n.