pia mater

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the highly vascular innermost of the 3 meninges

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In the evolution of knowledge about this disease, many suggest that the failure of EDAS during attempts to reproduce the work of Matsushima et al (28), was the fact that they had not created an actual interface between the TSA and the brain surface, since the arachnoid membrane and pia mater were intact (28).
The pia mater fits closely to the brain's contours while the arachnoid mater fits more loosely and acts as a cushion.
Ultrastructural findings in human spinal pia mater in relation to subarachnoid anesthesia.
Cerebellum was its primary foliated form and expansion was seen in pia mater surrounding the cerebellum.
Materials for our study were pia mater and areas of the brain (Brodmann area 6, area III of the ventricle and the hypothalamus, and area IV of the ventricle and medulla oblongata).