(a) Spina bifida is a birth defect of the spinal cord caused when the neural tube does not completely close, but the rest of development continues. The result is the emergence of meninges and neural tissue through the vertebral column. (b) Fetal myelomeningocele is evident in this ultrasound taken at 21 weeks.
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“Spinal Bifida ,” Open Educational Resource (OER) - USK Library, accessed December 10, 2023, http://uilis.usk.ac.id/oer/items/show/1179.