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Spina Bifida (cont.)

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March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation

National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health

Spina Bifida Association of America

Medically reviewed by Jon Glass, MD; American board of Psychiatry and Neurology


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 6/25/2014
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