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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Accessory meningeal arterial supply to the posterior nasal cavity: another reason for failed endovascular treatment of epistaxis.
Meningeal cryptococcosis is manifested clinically by headache, nausea, vomiting, fever and only one-third of those affected show signs of spinal root irritation, this is more frequent in immunocompetent patients.
Cohen's kappa coefficient was used to assess the correlation between the ODD and both the penicillin MIC, using CLSI meningeal breakpoints, and the ceftriaxone MIC, using CLSI meningeal and non-meningeal breakpoints.
Meningeal carcinomatosis from transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder.
I can't prove that Candy and Baron were or were not infected with meningeal deer worm, but neither did they die the same horrible deaths as Amber and Jaxon.
These vessels were the muscular branch ramifying from the common carotid artery, medial meningeal and ascending pharyngeal arteries.
A follow-up MR of the brain revealed additional lytic lesions in the left parietal region with no evidence of brain meningeal or parenchyma involvement.
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).
7 It has been reported that approximately 2%-4% of all meningeal tumors were HPCs.
Once this central generator is activated, it initiates two peripheral pain mechanisms in the meninges: vasodilation of meningeal blood vessels and neurogenic inflammation.
There were no signs of meningeal irritation, skull and spine were normal.