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Synonyms for rachischisis
a not uncommon congenital defect in which a vertebra is malformed
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Spina bifida is characterized as spina bifida cystica (or aperta), which encompasses meningocoele, meningomyelocoele, rachischisis
, and anencephaly.
Spina bifida with rachischisis
occurs when the posterior neuropore of the neural tube fails to close during week 4 of development.