epidural cavity


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ep·i·du·ral space

the space between the walls of the vertebral canal and the dura mater of the spinal cord.

ep·i·du·ral cav·i·ty

(ep'i-dūr'ăl kav'i-tē)
The space between the walls of the vertebral canal and the dura mater of the spinal cord.
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Immunohistochemical studies have indicated that the immune system perceives the nuclear material in the epidural cavity as a foreign matter and tries to wipe it out.
Following the routine anesthetic evaluation of our patients, epidural cavity was reached with use of spinal needle by finding the appropriate level under the control of scopy and supervision of anesthetist with slight sedation in operating room conditions.
Autologous blood injection to the spinal epidural cavity [epidural blood patch (EBP)] is one of the most effective therapy methods in cases that conservative approaches are unsuccessful (2).