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my·e·lo·dys·pla·sia

 (mī′ə-lō-dĭs-plā′zhə)
n.
1. Abnormal development of the spinal cord.
2. Dysplasia of myelocytes and other cells in the bone marrow.

my′e·lo·dys·plas′tic (-plăs′tĭk) adj.
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my·e·lo·dys·pla·si·a

n. mielodisplasia, desarrollo anormal de la columna vertebral.
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myelodysplasia

n mielodisplasia
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