encephalomeningocele

noun
en·​ceph·​a·​lo·​me·​nin·​go·​cele | \ -mə-ˈniŋ-gə-ˌsēl How to pronounce encephalomeningocele (audio) , -ˈnin-jə- How to pronounce encephalomeningocele (audio) \

Medical Definition of encephalomeningocele

: protrusion of both brain substance and the meninges through a fissure in the skull

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“Encephalomeningocele.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/encephalomeningocele. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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