[am-ahy-ee-lee-uh, -el-ee-uh, am-ee-]
- congenital absence of the spinal cord.
Origin of amyelia
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- Relating to or characterized by the total or partial absence of a spinal cord.
- Congenital absence of the spinal cord.
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