extramedullary

adjective
ex·​tra·​med·​ul·​lary | \ -ˈmed-ᵊl-ˌer-ē, -ˈmej-ə-ˌler-ē, -mə-ˈdəl-ə-rē How to pronounce extramedullary (audio) \

Medical Definition of extramedullary

1 : situated or occurring outside the spinal cord or the medulla oblongata
2 : located or taking place outside the bone marrow extramedullary hematopoiesis

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“Extramedullary.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/extramedullary. Accessed 15 Apr. 2021.

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