arachnoid membrane

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Synonyms for arachnoid membrane

the middle of the 3 meninges

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1,5,6] Successive small bleeding episodes may cause adhesion of the aneurysm to the adjacent arachnoid membrane, and the final rupture occurs into the subdural space.
Nanosheets are a multilayer construction of antibacterial chitosan and alginic acid, and by applying them to damaged pleura or digestive tract perforation and damaged areas of the arachnoid membrane, they function as an effective tissue seal.
5] Other common extrarenal manifestations include cysts in the seminal vesicles, pancreas and arachnoid membrane in addition to intracranial Berry aneurysms of the circle of Willis.
The inter-peduncular fossa is bridged by the arachnoid membrane and contains a pool of cerebro-spinal fluid (CSF; the interpeduncular cistern).
For a lesion to be considered an arachnoid cyst, it must meet three criteria: (1) it must be enveloped by an arachnoid membrane, (2) it must contain arachnoidea mater cells, and (3) it must contain CSE (8,9) These requirements, by definition, ensure duplication of the arachnoid membrane, leading to a distinct cyst.