Pneumorrhachis



pneumorrhachis pneu·mor·rha·chis (nōō’mə-rā’kĭs, nyōō’-, nōō-môr’ə-kĭs, nyōō-)
n.
The presence of gas in the spinal canal. Also called pneumatorrhachis.

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