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spina bifida occulta

[ ə-kŭltə ]

n.

Spina bifida with no protrusion of the meninges or spinal cord.cryptomerorrhachischis

Nearby words

spina, spina bifida, spina bifida aperta, spina bifida cystica, spina bifida manifesta, spina bifida occulta, spinaceous, spinach, spinach-rhubarb, spinal, spinal accessory nerve
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