myelomeningocele

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Noun1.myelomeningocele - a congenital defect of the central nervous system in which a sac containing part of the spinal cord and its meninges protrude through a gap in the vertebral column; frequently accompanied by hydrocephalus and mental retardation
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my·e·lo·me·nin·go·cele

n. mielomeningocele, hernia de la médula espinal y de las meninges con protrusión a través de un defecto en el canal vertebral.

myelomeningocele

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As a result anorectal and urogenital malformations are often associated with vertebral abnormalities like lumbosacral agenesis/hypogenesis or spinal cord anomalies like terminal myelocystocele and tethered spinal cord [12,13].
Sirenomelia with an angiomatous lumbosacral myelocystocele in a full-term infant.
The differential diagnosis for sacrococcygeal mass is sacrococcygeal teratoma, terminal myelocystocele, meningomyelocele, meningocele, lipoma, hamartoma, lymphangioma, hemangioma, chordoma and ependydoma (4).