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myelomeningocele

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noun my·e·lo·me·nin·go·cele \ˌmī-ə-lō-mə-ˈniŋ-gə-ˌsēl, -mə-ˈnin-jə-\

Medical Definition of myelomeningocele

  1. :  spina bifida in which neural tissue of the spinal cord and the investing meninges protrude from the spinal column forming a sac under the skin


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