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I have spina bifida occulta diagnosed as teen; could it get worse?
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Dr. Patrick Connolly
Neurosurgery
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In brief: Probably not
Spina bifida occulta is the mildest type of spina bifida.
So long as you do not have a tethered cord, it will probably not become worse.

In brief: Probably not
Spina bifida occulta is the mildest type of spina bifida.
So long as you do not have a tethered cord, it will probably not become worse.
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