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spinal and cerebellar atrophy.
Can't tell if he is saying spinal cerebellar atrophy or (nm)
Thu May 17, 2007 00:00

spinocerebellar atrophy (nm)
Thu May 17, 2007 00:03

don't think that is a proper combined form, sm
Thu May 17, 2007 00:19

and think it should be two words. Would ask for documentation of that combined form at the very least.

I would not use this combining form (nm)
Thu May 17, 2007 00:24

spinocerebellar is in Stedman's Neurosurgery book and --sm
Thu May 17, 2007 00:29

these hits for the National Institutes of Health and others are reliable:

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