Medical Dictionary

spina bifida

noun spina bi·fi·da \-ˈbif-ə-də also -ˈbīf-\

Medical Definition of SPINA BIFIDA

:  a neural tube defect marked by congenital cleft of the spinal column usually with hernial protrusion of the meninges and sometimes the spinal cord—see meningocele, myelocele, myelomeningocele
July 04, 2015
stringent Hear it
rigorous, strict, or severe
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