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Table 2 Distribution of study population regarding subtypes of closed spinal dysraphism

From: Role of ultrasonography in screening of spinal dysraphism in infants at risk

Spinal dysraphism type Number (SD = 20) Percentage (%)
Tethered cord 12 (60%)
Lipomyelocele 1 (5%)
Lipomyelomeningocele 2 (10%)
Meningocele 1 (5%)
Terminal myelocystocele 2 (10%)
Spinal lipoma 3 (15%)
Lipoma of the filum terminale 3 (15%)
LDM 3 (15%)
Dermal sinus tract 1 (5%)
Tight filum terminale 2 (10%)
Persistent terminal ventricle 1 (5%)
Caudal regression syndrome 3 (15%)
Diastematomyelia 1 (5%)