hydrencephaly

hy·dren·ceph·a·ly -'sef-ə-lē n, pl -lies HYDROCEPHALUS

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hy·dren·ceph·a·ly (hi″drən-sefґə-le) hydrocephalus.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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