spinobulbar

spinobulbar

 [spi″no-bul´bar]
pertaining to the spinal cord and medulla oblongata.
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bul·bo·spi·nal

(bŭl'bō-spī'năl),
Relating to the medulla oblongata and spinal cord, particularly to nerve fibers interconnecting the two.
Synonym(s): spinobulbar
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bul·bo·spi·nal

(bŭl'bō-spī'năl)
Relating to the medulla oblongata and spinal cord, particularly to nerve fibers interconnecting the two.
Synonym(s): spinobulbar.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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The triplet repeat disorders results in at least 14 other progressive neurologic diseases including: fragile X syndrome, spinobulbar muscular atrophy, myotonic dystrophy and Friedreich ataxia (Ensenauer, Reinke, Ackerman, Tester, Whitman, and Teffri, 2003; Martin, 1999).