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  • SPECIES:
    • EQUINE
  • SYSTEM:
    • SKELETAL
  • ORGAN:
    • BONE-SKULL
  • DIAGNOSIS:
    • MENINGOCOELE
  • CONTRIBUTOR:
    • WOLFE
  • INSTITUTION:
    • [Other] - Personal
  • GENPATH:
    • DEVELOPMENTAL
  • COMMENTS:
    • Meningocele is a complex combination of defects arising from a primary neural tube defect resulting in defective closure of the overlying cranium. The skin overlying the defects contains the hermatied meninges and fluids.