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myelomeningocele


myelomeningocele

noun my·e·lo·me·nin·go·cele
\ˌmī-ə-lō-mə-ˈniŋ-gə-ˌsēl, -mə-ˈnin-jə-\

Definition of MYELOMENINGOCELE

:  spina bifida in which neural tissue of the spinal cord and the investing meninges protrude from the spinal column forming a sac under the skin
February 27, 2015
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