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spina

A barrier dividing an ancient Roman circus lengthwise, about which the racers turned.
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Epidural block during labour in a patient with spina bifida cystica.
Of the full cohort, 18 infants were diagnosed with neural tube defects, including 12 with spina bifida cystica, 4 with tethered cord syndrome associated with sacral lipoma, and 2 with dermal sinus tracts.
nIn spina bifida cystica, a sac or cyst is visible on the back covered by a thin layer of skin.

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