Meningomyelocele. Assessment and management.

@article{Wolraich1988MeningomyeloceleAA,
  title={Meningomyelocele. Assessment and management.},
  author={Mark L. Wolraich and N Hesz},
  journal={Pediatrician},
  year={1988},
  volume={15 1-2},
  pages={21-8}
}
Failure of the neural tube to close in a fetus is one of the most devastating and yet common congenital malformations. Various organ systems including the skeletal, muscular, urologic, digestive, respiratory, skin and central nervous systems are involved. This involvement results in complicated and interrelated problems requiring services from the medical specialties of pediatrics, orthopedics, urology and neurosurgery; the allied health professions of physical therapy, occupational therapy… CONTINUE READING

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