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Medical Term:

pneumorrhachis

Pronunciation: nu'mo-ra'kis, nu-mor'a-kis

Definition: The presence of gas in the spinal canal.

Synonym(s): pneumatorrhachis

[G. pneuma, air, + rhachis, spinal column]

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