syringobulbia


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syringobulbia

 [sĭ-ring″go-bul´be-ah]
syringomyelia in which the cavity extends to involve the medulla oblongata.

sy·rin·go·bul·bi·a

(sĭ-ring'gō-bŭl'bē-ă),
A fluid-filled cavity of the brainstem, analogous to syringomyelia.
[syringo- + L. bulbus, bulb (medulla oblongata)]

syringobulbia

/sy·rin·go·bul·bia/ (-bul´be-ah) the presence of cavities in the medulla oblongata.

syringobulbia

[si·ring′gō·bul′bē·ə]
Etymology: Gk, syrinx, tube; L, bulbus, swollen root
syringomyelia in which the cavity extends to involve the medulla oblongata. See also syringomyelia.

sy·rin·go·bul·bi·a

(si-ring'gō-bŭl'bē-ă)
A fluid-filled cavity of the brainstem, analogous to syringomyelia.
[syringo- + L. bulbus, bulb (medulla oblongata)]

syringobulbia

SYRINGOMYELIA affecting the MEDULLA OBLONGATA of the brainstem.

syringobulbia

the presence of fluid-filled cavities in the medulla oblongata and pons.
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