iniencephaly


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in·i·en·ceph·a·ly

(in'ē-en-sef'ă-lē),
Malformation consisting of a cranial defect at the occiput, with the brain exposed; often in combination with a cervical rachischisis and retroflexion.
[G. inion, back of the head, + enkephalos, brain]
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In another case cited by Walker (1974) a woman took meclizine and another antiemetic and had a child with iniencephaly and spina bifida.