vertebra plana

[plānə]

n.

Spondylitis with reduction of the vertebral body to a thin disk.

Nearby words

  1. vert,
  2. vert.,
  3. vertebr-,
  4. vertebra,
  5. vertebra dentata,
  6. vertebral,
  7. vertebral arch,
  8. vertebral artery,
  9. vertebral canal,
  10. vertebral column


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