Most physicians who treat adults were not trained in what were once considered pediatric disorders.
According to Timothy Brei, MD, Weve grown beyond the boundaries of established medical research. Many adults with spina bifida know more about their bodies than the physicians they see.
Shine's website has more information about the other types of spina bifida.
In most cases of spina bifida, surgery can be used to close the opening in the spine.
Spina bifida is when a baby's spine and spinal cord don't develop properly in the womb, causing a gap in the spine. The neural tube is the structure that eventually develops into the baby's brain and spinal cord.
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