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

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
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Of note, the occurrence of meningeal infections in association with neurosyphilis is very rare.
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In accordance with the CLSI recommendations, the results were interpreted using the breakpoints of penicillin and ceftriaxone for meningeal and non-meningeal strains (4).
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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.
Based on this evidence and on data implicating the anti-inflammatory and analgesic bioactivities of SJW, we investigated the efficacy of a dried extract of this herbal drug in an animal model of meningeal nociception induced by administration of nitric oxide (NO) donors in order to find an effective and tolerable therapeutic perspective for migraine pain.
In a melanoma patient, an inflammatory encephalopathy picture with seizures, stupor, signs of meningeal irritation, nausea, moderate increase in temperature took place starting 24 hours after intraventricular administration of 50 mg of liposomal AraC; concomitantly, a slight intraventricular CSF lymphocytosis was detected.
In advanced cases it is not uncommon to see meningeal or brain parenchyma involvement (4).
Intraparenchymal cranial localization without skull, meningeal, or bone marrow invasion is extremely rare.