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What is Meningomyelocele?

What is Meningomyelocele?

  • Meningomyelocele: A very rare developmental disorder where a part of the membrane that covers the spinal cord and part of the spinal cord itself protrudes through an abnormal opening in the bones of the spinal column. The condition may be asymptomatic or if the defect is large, severe neurological abnormalities may result.

Meningomyelocele: Introduction

Types of Meningomyelocele:

Broader types of Meningomyelocele:

What causes Meningomyelocele?

Causes of Meningomyelocele: see causes of Meningomyelocele

What are the symptoms of Meningomyelocele?

Symptoms of Meningomyelocele: see symptoms of Meningomyelocele

Meningomyelocele: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Meningomyelocele.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Meningomyelocele.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Meningomyelocele: Neurologist, Neonatologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Meningomyelocele.
Treatments for Meningomyelocele: see treatments for Meningomyelocele
Research for Meningomyelocele: see research for Meningomyelocele

Name of Meningomyelocele

Main name of condition: Meningomyelocele

Meningomyelocele: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Meningomyelocele:


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