RACHISCHISIS

A birth defect in which a fissure appears in the spinal column. Think spina bifida.

RACHISCHISIS: "Paulette was born with rachischisis"
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "RACHISCHISIS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/rachischisis/ (accessed June 25, 2017).
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