pseudencephalus

pseudencephalus

 [soo″den-sef´ah-lus]
a malformed fetus with a tumor in place of the brain.
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pseudencephalus

(soo″dĕn-sĕf′ă-lŭs) [″ + enkephalos, brain]
A congenital deformity in which the cranium is open and contains poorly organized vascular tissue.
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