cisterna

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a sac or cavity containing fluid especially lymph or cerebrospinal fluid

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Critical evaluation of postmortem changes in human autopsy cisternal fluid--enzymes, electrolytes, acid-base balance, glucose and glycolysis, free amino acids and ammonia: correlation to total brain ischemia.
Effect of tryptophan administration on tryptophan, 5-hydroxyindoleacetic acid and indoleacetic acid in human lumbar and cisternal cerebrospinal fluid.
Protein fractions of lumbar, cisternal, and ventricular cerebrospinal fluid.
Fibrinolytic agents (urokinase, rt-PA, streptokinase) have been used in the treatment of lysis of intraparenchymal hematomas, (30) posthemorrhagic hydrocephalus in preterm infants, (31,32) IVH in preterm infants, (31,32) lysis of cisternal clots associated with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage, (33,34) and IVH of various etiologies in adults.
Effect of monensin on plant Golgi: re-examination of the monensin induced changes in cisternal architecture and functional activities of the Golgi apparatus of sycamore suspension--cultured cells.
Head-shaking syndrome" neurological deterioration during continuous head-shaking as an adjunct to cisternal irrigation for clot removal in patients with acute subarachnoid haemorrhage.