Spina bifida (Latin: "split spine") is a birth defect where there is incomplete
closing of the backbone and membranes around the spinal cord. There are three
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Spina bifida fact sheet compiled by the National Institute of Neurological
Disorders and Stroke (NINDS).
Spina bifida is a birth defect that involves the incomplete development of the
spinal cord or its coverings. It's usually detected before a baby is born and treated
Apr 21, 2016 ... Spina bifida is a treatable spinal cord malformation that occurs in varying
degrees of severity. Classified as a defect of the neural tube (ie, the ...
Spina bifida is a birth defect which affects your baby's lower back and spinal cord.
Get the facts and find treatment options for your child.
Sep 1, 2015 ... Spina bifida (cleft spine) is a birth defect affecting the spinal column. Spina bifida
progresses from a cleft, or splitlike opening, in the back part of ...
Spina bifida is one of the possible neural tube defects that can occur during early
embryological development. There is a separate overview article that...
The neural tube, from which the spinal cord and brain develop, is formed within
the first 25 to 28 days of pregnancy. Spina Bifida is caused by the failure of the ...
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