myelomalacia

[ mī′ə-lō-mə-lāshə ]

n.

Softening of the spinal cord.

Nearby words

  1. myeloid series,
  2. myeloid tissue,
  3. myeloidosis,
  4. myelolipoma,
  5. myeloma,
  6. myelomatosis,
  7. myelomeningocele,
  8. myelomere,
  9. myeloneuritis,
  10. myelonic


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