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meningomyelocele me·nin·go·my·e·lo·cele (mə-nĭng’gō-mī’ə-lə-sēl’)
Protrusion of the spinal membranes and spinal cord through a defect in the vertebral column. Also called myelocystomeningocele, myelomeningocele.


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