craniorachischisis

craniorachischisis

 [kra″ne-o-rah-kis´kĭ-sis]
congenital fissure of the skull and vertebral column.

craniorachischisis

/cra·nio·ra·chis·chi·sis/ (kra″ne-o-rah-kis´kĭ-sis) congenital fissure of the cranium and vertebral column.

craniorachischisis

congenital fissure of the skull and vertebral column.

craniorachischisis totalis
failure of fusion of the entire neural tube.
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The most prevalent are spina bifida and anencephaly and also include encephalocele, craniorachischisis, and iniencephaly (Kondo, Kamihira, & Ozawa, 2009).
1,2,3,4) Sirenomelia with Craniorachischisis Totalis (CT) is a rare fetal malformation.
Prenatal diagnosis of pentalogy of cantrell with craniorachischisis by three-dimensional ultrasonography in the first trimester.
Transvaginal sonographic diagnosis of iniencephaly apertus and craniorachischisis at 9 weeks' gestation.
An apparent teratogenic effect was associated with both ionic liquids, with only the offspring of treated mice exhibiting certain uncommon morphological defects, such as craniorachischisis, ectopia cordis, and ablepharia.
The craniorachischisis (contiguous opening of brain and spinal column; included in anencephaly) rate in the border counties was 0.
In addition, the overall Texas-Mexico border rate for craniorachischisis was 0.
To be sure, anencephalic infants with complete craniorachischisis or severe brainstem maldevelopment cannot experience consciousness or suffering.