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The preference of most people for using one side of the body over the other, e.g., the right hand over the left, or the left eye over the right. In neurology, laterality is used to specify which side of the body or which hemisphere of the brain is dominant. SEE: cerebral dominance
Venes, Donald, editor. "Laterality." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/745249/all/laterality.
Laterality. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/745249/all/laterality. Accessed November 22, 2019.
Laterality. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/745249/all/laterality
Laterality [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 November 22]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/745249/all/laterality.
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