conus medullaris


conus med·​ul·​lar·​is -ˌmed-ᵊl-ˈer-əs, -ˌmej-ə-ˈler- How to pronounce conus medullaris (audio)
: a tapering lower part of the spinal cord at the level of the first lumbar segment

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“Conus medullaris.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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