spina bifida manifesta

[ măn′ə-fĕstə ]

n.

Spina bifida in which the vertebral defect is apparent and may be associated with a meningeal or spinal cord anomaly.spina bifida aperta

Nearby words

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


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