diplomyelia

[ dĭp′lō-mī-ēlē-ə ]

n.

Complete or incomplete doubling of the spinal cord, sometimes accompanied by a bony septum of the vertebral canal.

Nearby words

  1. diplomatic secretary,
  2. diplomatic service,
  3. diplomatics,
  4. diplomatist,
  5. diplomatize,
  6. diplonema,
  7. diplont,
  8. diplopagus,
  9. diplophase,
  10. diplophonia


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