dural venous sinuses

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du·ral venous si·nus·es

endothelium-lined venous channels in the dura mater.

dural venous sinuses

endothelial-lined spaces between the outer periosteal and inner meningeal layers of the dura mater into which empty the cerebral veins, the cerebellar veins, and the veins draining the brainstem and that lead to the internal jugular veins.

du·ral ve·nous si·nus·es

(dūr'ăl vē'nŭs sī'nŭs-ĕz) [TA]
Endothelium-lined venous channels in the dura mater.
Synonym(s): venous sinuses.
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Cerebral sinus thrombosis associated with severe active ulcerative colitis.
6) They asserted that treatment recommendations based on the neurology, hematology, and neurosurgery literature--which deal with cerebral sinus thrombosis in a variety of locations with both septic and aseptic etiologies and more severe outcomes--were not necessarily applicable to patients with otogenic sigmoid sinus thrombosis.
This condition is also referred to as cortical venous, cerebral sinus, cerebral venous sinus, or dural sinus thrombosis.