arachnoid

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Related to arachnoid membranes: meninges, Arachnoid mater
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Synonyms for arachnoid

the middle of the 3 meninges

relating to or resembling a member of the class Arachnida

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With chronic vitamin A deficiency, arachnoid membranes become thickened and stiff.
The segmentally hypertrophied arachnoid membrane provides a cause for the hydrocephalus and corresponding cerebral atrophy.
Here, CSF enters projections of the arachnoid membrane, the arachnoid villi.