craniorachischisis

noun
cra·​nio·​ra·​chis·​chi·​sis | \ ˌkrā-nē-(ˌ)ō-rə-ˈkis-kə-səs \
plural craniorachischises\ -​ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of craniorachischisis

: a congenital fissure of the skull and spine

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