What does iniencephaly mean?

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  1. iniencephaly(Noun)

    A cephalic disorder characterized by spina bifida and spinal retroflexion


  1. Iniencephaly

    Iniencephaly, a term derived from the Greek word “inion” for nape of the neck, is a rare type of cephalic disorder that was first described by Étienne Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire in 1836. Those afflicted with the disorder all share 3 common characteristics: a defect to the occipital bone, spina bifida of the cervical vertebrae and retroflexion of the head on the cervical spine. Stillbirth is the most common outcome, with a few rare examples of live birth, after which death almost invariably occurs within a short time.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of iniencephaly in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of iniencephaly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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