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Synonyms for meninges

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

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Korfel, "Meningeal dissemination in primary CNS lymphoma: Diagnosis, treatment, and survival in a large monocenter cohort," Neuro-Oncology, vol.
Weis et al., "MRI of primary meningeal sarcomas in two children: differential diagnostic considerations," Neuroradiology, vol.
The newly discovered meningeal neuronal stems cells differentiate to full neurons, electrically-active and functionally integrated into the neuronal circuit.
This study aimed to 1) describe the correlation between the zones of inhibition in 1-[micro]g ODD tests and penicillin and ceftriaxone MICs of meningeal and nonmeningeal strains of S.
(17) since no optic nerve inflammation was detected, yet other symptoms of central nervous system affection were shown, such as meningeal syndrome and confusion, which are not typical for neuromyelitis optica.
Meningeal carcinomatosis (MC) is rare and occurs in 1-18% of patients with solid tumours, most commonly carcinomas of the breast and lung or melanomas.
One possibility that kept coming up was a hair-like nematode known as meningeal deer worm, although I was repeatedly assured this parasite rarely affects goats.
These were thin vessels arose from the medial meningeal artery and ascending palatine artery.
Meningeal carcinomatosis is the tumoral invasion of the leptomeninges.
A cerebral angiogram demonstrated the mass to be supplied primarily by the branches of the left middle meningeal and superficial temporal arteries (Figure 3).
However, adult nematodes that had emerged onto the meningeal surface of the spinal cord evoked a marked nonsuppurative reaction.
John's wort (SJW), to relieve meningeal nociception in an animal model induced by administration of the nitric oxide (NO) donors glyceryl trinitrate (GTN) and sodium nitroprusside (SNP).
Note that in this case series the majority of patients did not present meningeal irritation signs/symptoms at disease onset.
Rhabdomyosarcoma frequently looks like a polypoid mass on examination, so easily misdiagnosed as aural polyp and therefore, advanced disease with meningeal involvement is common at the time of diagnosis (1).