Medical Definition of Derencephaly

1. Cervical rachischisis and anencephaly, a malformation involving an open cranial vault with a rudimentary brain usually crowded back toward bifid cervical vertebrae. Synonym: derencephalia. Origin: G. Dere, neck, + enkephalos, brain (05 Mar 2000)



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