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Disease Spina Bifida Cystica

Name Spina Bifida Cystica
Synonyms Open Spina Bifida | Spina Bifida Aperta | Spina Bifida Manifesta | Spina Bifida, Open
Definition A form of spinal dysraphism associated with a protruding cyst made up of either meninges (i.e., a MENINGOCELE) or meninges in combination with spinal cord tissue (i.e., a MENINGOMYELOCELE). These lesions are frequently associated with spinal cord dysfunction, HYDROCEPHALUS, and SYRINGOMYELIA. (From Davis et al., Textbook of Neuropathology, 2nd ed, pp224-5)
Categories Congenital abnormality | Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D016137

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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Nervous System Malformations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neural Tube Defects Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Spinal Dysraphism Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Spina Bifida Cystica Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Congenital Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Nervous System Malformations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neural Tube Defects Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Spinal Dysraphism Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Spina Bifida Cystica Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Spina Bifida Cystica Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Kasznica Carlson Coppedge syndrome