What is spina bifida? Spina bifida is a birth defect where the backbone doesn’t close completely and can result in three main types—spina bifida occulta, meningocele, and myelomeningocele. Subscribe – https://goo.gl/w5aaaV. More videos – https://goo.gl/UhOKiM. Support us on Patreon – https://goo.gl/ZGHEk4.
This video covers the definition, risk factors, diagnosis, and treatment of spina bifida.
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