spina bifida cystica

[ sĭstĭ-kə ]

n.

Spina bifida with protrusion of the meninges or spinal cord.

Nearby words

  1. spin-off,
  2. spin-out,
  3. spina,
  4. spina bifida,
  5. spina bifida aperta,
  6. spina bifida manifesta,
  7. spina bifida occulta,
  8. spinaceous,
  9. spinach,
  10. spinach-rhubarb


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