meninges


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Synonyms for meninges

a membrane (one of 3) that envelops the brain and spinal cord

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When they gave it to the mouse model of MS, immune cells stopped at the meninges.
Meningitis is an inflammation of the meninges - the lining surrounding the brain - and can be caused by bacteria or viruses.
The haptic device literally pushes back on the user's hand so they feel surface tension as the spinal needle meets the skin; a "pop" as it punctures the skin; and the different viscosities of tissue, ligaments, cerebrospinal fluid and dura mater, the tough outer layer of the meninges surrounding the spinal cord.
Il faudra se triturer les meninges pour pouvoir degoter la combinaison gagnante d'aujourd'hui a l'hippodrome Kaid-Ahmed de Tiaret pour le prix Omar-Said qui a ete retenu pour servir de cadre au pari tierce, quarte et quinte qui fonctionneront dans une meme epreuve car en parcourant la composante de cette derniere, il en ressort une absence criante de chevaux susceptibles d'etre retenus comme ligne de jeu, car exception faite pour la femelle grise de 7 ans de l'ecurie L.
Meningitis is an infection of the meninges - the membrane that surrounds the brain and spinal cord.
A non-malignant meningioma - a tumour of the meninges membrane surrounding the brain and spinal cord - was diagnosed.
Migraine pain is believed to develop when the meninges, the system of membranes surrounding the brain and central nervous system, becomes irritated, and nearly 85 percent of migraine patients are become extremely sensitive to light, a condition known as photophobia.
If the meningococcus invades the body, it enters from the throat into the bloodstream and travels to the meninges, the lining of the brain.
Four nematodes were recovered from the meninges of the brain and spinal cord.
The second section details neuroanatomy, including the histology of nerve and glial cells, the autonomic nervous system, meninges of the brain and spinal cord, the ventricular system and cerebrospinal fluid, the telencephalon, the diencephalon, the brainstem, the cerebellum, blood vessels, the spinal cord, sectional anatomy of the brain, and functional systems.
Sous d'autres cieux, quand le pays est interpelle et fait face a des challenges majeurs, les meninges se [beaucoup moins que] remuent [beaucoup plus grand que] et la pensee impose sa presence.
Si Lamrani et Chtaibi sont d'ores et deja indisponibles pour ce rendez-vous crucial, le nouvel coach des "Jeunes et Noirs", Abdelghani Naciri, va devoir se creuser les meninges pour composer sa charniere centrale.
Mr Opperman was taken ill at the House of Commons 13 days ago and diagnosed with a non-malignant meningioma, a tumour of the meninges - the membrane surrounding the brain and spinal cord.
PCNSL is a primary tumor of the central nervous system that may simultaneously or sequentially involve the brain, spinal cord, meninges (the covering of the brain and spinal cord) and the eyes.
Brain and meninges were normal on gross examination.