meningeal


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meningeal

 [mĕ-nin´je-al]
pertaining to the meninges.

me·nin·ge·al

(mĕ-nin'jē-ăl, men'in-jē'ăl), Although the correct pronunciation is menin'geal, the pronunciation meninge'al is often heard in the U.S.
Relating to the meninges.

meningeal

(mə-nĭn′jē-əl)
adj.
Of or affecting the meninges.

meningeal

[mənin′jē·əl]
Etymology: Gk, meninx, membrane
pertaining to the meninges, the three layers of membranes covering the brain and spinal cord.

meningeal

adjective Referring to the meninges, see there.

me·nin·ge·al

(me-nin'jē-ăl)
Relating to the meninges.

meninges

(mĕn-ĭn′jēz) meninx [Gr.]
1. Membranes.
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MENINGES: Frontal section of top of skull
2. The three membranes covering the spinal cord and brain: dura mater (external), arachnoid (middle), and pia mater (internal). See: illustration
meningeal (mĕn-ĭn′jē-ăl), adjective

meningeal

pertaining to the meninges.

meningeal hemorrhage
common in neonates which have suffered forced traction to relieve dystocia and after normal births from cows being fed moldy sweet clover hay; whether or not they cause clinical signs depends on their size and location.
meningeal metaplastic ossification
ossifying pachymeningitis. See dural ossification.
meningeal worm
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