meroanencephaly

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mer·o·an·en·ceph·a·ly

(mer'ō-an'en-sef'ă-lē),
Congenital absence of the calvaria and most of the brain, usually the forebrain and midbrain.
[mero- + G. an- priv. + enkephalos, brain]

meroanencephaly

[mer′ō·an′ənsef′əlē]
Etymology: Gk, meros, part + a, enkephalos, not brain
congenital absence of part of the brain, usually the forebrain and midbrain. Compare anencephaly.