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extramedullary

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adjective ex·tra·med·ul·lary \-ˈmed-əl-ˌer-ē, -ˈmej-ə-ˌler-ē, -mə-ˈdəl-ə-rē\

Medical Definition of extramedullary

  1. 1:  situated or occurring outside the spinal cord or the medulla oblongata

  2. 2:  located or taking place outside the bone marrow <extramedullary hematopoiesis>




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