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Medical Term:

coccygeal part of spinal cord


the terminal part of the spinal cord consisting of the three coccygeal segments of the spinal cord from which the three pairs of coccygeal nerves originate.

Synonym(s): pars coccygea medullae spinalisTA, segmenta coccygea medullae spinalisTA

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