MENINGOMYELOCELE

results in an external sac of cerebrospinal fluid, a malformed spinal cord and fractured meninges membranes as a result of a protrusion of the spinal cord.

MENINGOMYELOCELE: "Meningomyeloceles are small sacs of cerebrospinal fluid which accumulates due to a malformed spinal cord."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MENINGOMYELOCELE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/meningomyelocele/ (accessed October 29, 2020).
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