Neural tube defect

 

Defective vertebral arches due to lack of closure or lack of reopening of caudal neural tube during development. It causes one of the following

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Spina bifida occulta

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Spina bifida manifesta

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Meningocele

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Myelocele

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Meningomyelocele.

 

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