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Spina Bifida (cont.)

More Information on Spina Bifida

March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation

National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities

Spina Bifida Association of America

Medically reviewed by Margaret Walsh, MD; American Board of Pediatrics

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"Overview of the management of myelomeningocele (spina bifida)"
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Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 9/1/2015
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